1891

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This article is about the year 1891.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  – 1890s –  1900s  1910s  1920s
Years: 1888 1889 189018911892 1893 1894
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1891 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1891
MDCCCXCI
Ab urbe condita 2644
Armenian calendar 1340
ԹՎ ՌՅԽ
Assyrian calendar 6641
Bahá'í calendar 47–48
Bengali calendar 1298
Berber calendar 2841
British Regnal year 54 Vict. 1 – 55 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2435
Burmese calendar 1253
Byzantine calendar 7399–7400
Chinese calendar 庚寅(Metal Tiger)
4587 or 4527
    — to —
辛卯年 (Metal Rabbit)
4588 or 4528
Coptic calendar 1607–1608
Discordian calendar 3057
Ethiopian calendar 1883–1884
Hebrew calendar 5651–5652
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1947–1948
 - Shaka Samvat 1813–1814
 - Kali Yuga 4992–4993
Holocene calendar 11891
Igbo calendar 891–892
Iranian calendar 1269–1270
Islamic calendar 1308–1309
Japanese calendar Meiji 24
(明治24年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4224
Minguo calendar 21 before ROC
民前21年
Thai solar calendar 2434


Year 1891 (MDCCCXCI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar.

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October 1 Stanford University opens its doors.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Woodward, Antony; Penn, Robert (2007). The Wrong Kind of Snow. London: Hodder & Stoughton. ISBN 978-0-340-93787-7. 
  2. ^ Carter, Clive (1971). The Blizzard of '91. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 0-7153-5137-0. 
  3. ^ 562 passengers and crew from Utopia and two rescue sailors from HMS Immortalité - "The Dead of the Utopia". The New York Times. March 20, 1891. 
  4. ^ a b c Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  5. ^ Carroll, Sean B. (2009). Remarkable Creatures: Epic Adventures in the Search for the Origin of Species. London: Quercus. pp. 90–91. ISBN 978-1-84916-072-8. 
  6. ^ Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John (2010). The Second Book of General Ignorance. London: Faber. p. 163. ISBN 978-0-571-26965-5.