1870

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This article is about the year 1870. For the 1971 Italian film, see 1870 (film).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1840s  1850s  1860s  – 1870s –  1880s  1890s  1900s
Years: 1867 1868 186918701871 1872 1873
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1870 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1870
MDCCCLXX
Ab urbe condita 2623
Armenian calendar 1319
ԹՎ ՌՅԺԹ
Assyrian calendar 6620
Bahá'í calendar 26–27
Bengali calendar 1277
Berber calendar 2820
British Regnal year 33 Vict. 1 – 34 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2414
Burmese calendar 1232
Byzantine calendar 7378–7379
Chinese calendar 己巳(Earth Snake)
4566 or 4506
    — to —
庚午年 (Metal Horse)
4567 or 4507
Coptic calendar 1586–1587
Discordian calendar 3036
Ethiopian calendar 1862–1863
Hebrew calendar 5630–5631
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1926–1927
 - Shaka Samvat 1791–1792
 - Kali Yuga 4970–4971
Holocene calendar 11870
Igbo calendar 870–871
Iranian calendar 1248–1249
Islamic calendar 1286–1287
Japanese calendar Meiji 3
(明治3年)
Javanese calendar 1798–1799
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4203
Minguo calendar 42 before ROC
民前42年
Nanakshahi calendar 402
Thai solar calendar 2412–2413

1870 (MDCCCLXX) was a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Julian calendar, the 1870th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 870th year of the 2nd millennium, the 70th year of the 19th century, and the 1st year of the 1870s decade. As of the start of 1870, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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  1. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  2. ^ Smith, Denis (2001). Civil Engineering Heritage: London and the Thames Valley. Thomas Telford. pp. 22–23. ISBN 0-7277-2876-8. 
  3. ^ West, Graham (2005). Innovation and the Rise of the Tunnelling Industry. Cambridge University Press. pp. 116–118. ISBN 0-521-33512-4. 

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