1866

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This article is about the year 1866.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1866 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1866
MDCCCLXVI
Ab urbe condita 2619
Armenian calendar 1315
ԹՎ ՌՅԺԵ
Assyrian calendar 6616
Bahá'í calendar 22–23
Bengali calendar 1273
Berber calendar 2816
British Regnal year 29 Vict. 1 – 30 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2410
Burmese calendar 1228
Byzantine calendar 7374–7375
Chinese calendar 乙丑(Wood Ox)
4562 or 4502
    — to —
丙寅年 (Fire Tiger)
4563 or 4503
Coptic calendar 1582–1583
Discordian calendar 3032
Ethiopian calendar 1858–1859
Hebrew calendar 5626–5627
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1922–1923
 - Shaka Samvat 1787–1788
 - Kali Yuga 4966–4967
Holocene calendar 11866
Igbo calendar 866–867
Iranian calendar 1244–1245
Islamic calendar 1282–1283
Japanese calendar Keiō 2
(慶応2年)
Javanese calendar 1794–1795
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4199
Minguo calendar 46 before ROC
民前46年
Nanakshahi calendar 398
Thai solar calendar 2408–2409

1866 (MDCCCLXVI) was a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Julian calendar, the 1866th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 866th year of the 2nd millennium, the 66th year of the 19th century, and the 7th year of the 1860s decade. As of the start of 1866, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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May 16: U.S. nickel coin approved.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Rights Act of 1866", in Encyclopedia of African American History, Volume 1, Leslie Alexander, ed. (ABC-CLIO, 2010) p699.
  2. ^ "Fast Facts". The College of Wooster. Retrieved 2013-04-08.