1714 (MDCCXIV) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1714th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 714th year of the 2nd millennium, the 14th year of the 18th century, and the 5th year of the 1710s decade. As of the start of 1714, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1714 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1714
Ab urbe condita2467
Armenian calendar1163
Assyrian calendar6464
Balinese saka calendar1635–1636
Bengali calendar1121
Berber calendar2664
British Regnal year12 Ann. 1 – 1 Geo. 1
Buddhist calendar2258
Burmese calendar1076
Byzantine calendar7222–7223
Chinese calendar癸巳年 (Water Snake)
4411 or 4204
    — to —
甲午年 (Wood Horse)
4412 or 4205
Coptic calendar1430–1431
Discordian calendar2880
Ethiopian calendar1706–1707
Hebrew calendar5474–5475
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1770–1771
 - Shaka Samvat1635–1636
 - Kali Yuga4814–4815
Holocene calendar11714
Igbo calendar714–715
Iranian calendar1092–1093
Islamic calendar1125–1126
Japanese calendarShōtoku 4
Javanese calendar1637–1638
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4047
Minguo calendar198 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar246
Thai solar calendar2256–2257
Tibetan calendar阴水蛇年
(female Water-Snake)
1840 or 1459 or 687
    — to —
(male Wood-Horse)
1841 or 1460 or 688
July 27: Battle of Gangut.

Events edit

Europe in 1714.

January–March edit

April–June edit

July–September edit

October–December edit

Date unknown edit

Births edit

Christoph Willibald Gluck
Hedvig Taube

Deaths edit

Prince Mamia III Gurieli
Eugen Alexander Franz
Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Charles, Duke of Berry
Anne, Queen of Great Britain
Christoffel Pierson
Pedro, Prince of Brazil

References edit

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External links edit

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