1879

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This article is about the year 1879.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century · 19th century · 20th century
Decades: 1840s · 1850s · 1860s · 1870s · 1880s · 1890s · 1900s
Years: 1876 · 1877 · 1878 · 1879 · 1880 · 1881 · 1882

1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Julian calendar, the 1879th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 879th year of the 2nd millennium, the 79th year of the 19th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1870s decade. As of the start of 1879, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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  6. ^ Commercially published in 1880 by D. Appleton & Company, New York.
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