1749

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1749 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1749
MDCCXLIX
Ab urbe condita 2502
Armenian calendar 1198
ԹՎ ՌՃՂԸ
Assyrian calendar 6499
Balinese saka calendar 1670–1671
Bengali calendar 1156
Berber calendar 2699
British Regnal year 22 Geo. 2 – 23 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar 2293
Burmese calendar 1111
Byzantine calendar 7257–7258
Chinese calendar 戊辰(Earth Dragon)
4445 or 4385
    — to —
己巳年 (Earth Snake)
4446 or 4386
Coptic calendar 1465–1466
Discordian calendar 2915
Ethiopian calendar 1741–1742
Hebrew calendar 5509–5510
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1805–1806
 - Shaka Samvat 1670–1671
 - Kali Yuga 4849–4850
Holocene calendar 11749
Igbo calendar 749–750
Iranian calendar 1127–1128
Islamic calendar 1162–1163
Japanese calendar Kan'en 2
(寛延2年)
Javanese calendar 1673–1674
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4082
Minguo calendar 163 before ROC
民前163年
Nanakshahi calendar 281
Thai solar calendar 2291–2292
Tibetan calendar 阳土龙年
(male Earth-Dragon)
1875 or 1494 or 722
    — to —
阴土蛇年
(female Earth-Snake)
1876 or 1495 or 723

1749 (MDCCXLIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Julian calendar, the 1749th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 749th year of the 2nd millennium, the 49th year of the 18th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1740s decade. As of the start of 1749, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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Music for the Royal Fireworks by George Frideric Handel.

July–December

July 10: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Date unknown

Portrait of Clara in Paris in 1749, by Jean-Baptiste Oudry

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References

  1. ^ a b Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. p. 313. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  2. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 219–220. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
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