1897

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1897
julian calendar
julian calendar
This article is about the year 1897.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  – 1890s –  1900s  1910s  1920s
Years: 1894 1895 189618971898 1899 1900
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1897 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1897
MDCCCXCVII
Ab urbe condita 2650
Armenian calendar 1346
ԹՎ ՌՅԽԶ
Assyrian calendar 6647
Bahá'í calendar 53–54
Bengali calendar 1304
Berber calendar 2847
British Regnal year 60 Vict. 1 – 61 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2441
Burmese calendar 1259
Byzantine calendar 7405–7406
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4593 or 4533
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4594 or 4534
Coptic calendar 1613–1614
Discordian calendar 3063
Ethiopian calendar 1889–1890
Hebrew calendar 5657–5658
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1953–1954
 - Shaka Samvat 1819–1820
 - Kali Yuga 4998–4999
Holocene calendar 11897
Igbo calendar 897–898
Iranian calendar 1275–1276
Islamic calendar 1314–1315
Japanese calendar Meiji 30
(明治30年)
Javanese calendar 1826–1827
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4230
Minguo calendar 15 before ROC
民前15年
Nanakshahi calendar 429
Thai solar calendar 2439–2440

1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Julian calendar, the 1897th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 897th year of the 2nd millennium, the 97th year of the 19th century, and the 8th year of the 1890s decade. As of the start of 1897, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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Diamonds are a girl's best friend in Coleraine, County Londonderry, Ulster in Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Year.

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October: USS Baltimore in Hawaii

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Women study at École des Beaux-Arts in Paris.

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