1883

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1883 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1883
MDCCCLXXXIII
Ab urbe condita 2636
Armenian calendar 1332
ԹՎ ՌՅԼԲ
Assyrian calendar 6633
Bahá'í calendar 39–40
Balinese saka calendar 1804–1805
Bengali calendar 1290
Berber calendar 2833
British Regnal year 46 Vict. 1 – 47 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2427
Burmese calendar 1245
Byzantine calendar 7391–7392
Chinese calendar 壬午(Water Horse)
4579 or 4519
    — to —
癸未年 (Water Goat)
4580 or 4520
Coptic calendar 1599–1600
Discordian calendar 3049
Ethiopian calendar 1875–1876
Hebrew calendar 5643–5644
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1939–1940
 - Shaka Samvat 1804–1805
 - Kali Yuga 4983–4984
Holocene calendar 11883
Igbo calendar 883–884
Iranian calendar 1261–1262
Islamic calendar 1300–1301
Japanese calendar Meiji 16
(明治16年)
Javanese calendar 1812–1813
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4216
Minguo calendar 29 before ROC
民前29年
Nanakshahi calendar 415
Thai solar calendar 2425–2426
Tibetan calendar 阳水马年
(male Water-Horse)
2009 or 1628 or 856
    — to —
阴水羊年
(female Water-Goat)
2010 or 1629 or 857

1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Julian calendar, the 1883rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 883rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 83rd year of the 19th century, and the 4th year of the 1880s decade. As of the start of 1883, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events[edit]

February 16: Ladies Home Journal begins (photo 1906).

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May 24: Brooklyn Bridge is opened.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of melrose sevens". Retrieved 2014-03-02. 
  2. ^ "Bisbee Massacre", in The Encyclopedia of Lawmen, Outlaws, and Gunfighters, Leon Claire Metz, ed. (Infobase Publishing, 2002) p25

Further reading and year books[edit]

  • 1883 Annual Cyclopedia (1884) online; highly detailed coverage of "Political, Military, and Ecclesiastical Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture, and Mechanical Industry" for 1883; massive compilation of facts and primary documents; worldwide coverage. 897pp