1718 (MDCCXVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1718th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 718th year of the 2nd millennium, the 18th year of the 18th century, and the 9th year of the 1710s decade. As of the start of 1718, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1718 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1718
MDCCXVIII
Ab urbe condita2471
Armenian calendar1167
ԹՎ ՌՃԿԷ
Assyrian calendar6468
Balinese saka calendar1639–1640
Bengali calendar1125
Berber calendar2668
British Regnal yearGeo. 1 – 5 Geo. 1
Buddhist calendar2262
Burmese calendar1080
Byzantine calendar7226–7227
Chinese calendar丁酉(Fire Rooster)
4414 or 4354
    — to —
戊戌年 (Earth Dog)
4415 or 4355
Coptic calendar1434–1435
Discordian calendar2884
Ethiopian calendar1710–1711
Hebrew calendar5478–5479
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1774–1775
 - Shaka Samvat1639–1640
 - Kali Yuga4818–4819
Holocene calendar11718
Igbo calendar718–719
Iranian calendar1096–1097
Islamic calendar1130–1131
Japanese calendarKyōhō 3
(享保3年)
Javanese calendar1641–1643
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4051
Minguo calendar194 before ROC
民前194年
Nanakshahi calendar250
Thai solar calendar2260–2261
Tibetan calendar阴火鸡年
(female Fire-Rooster)
1844 or 1463 or 691
    — to —
阳土狗年
(male Earth-Dog)
1845 or 1464 or 692

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April – JuneEdit

July–SeptemberEdit

October –DecemberEdit

Date unknownEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Motilal Jotwani, Sufis Of Sindh (Indian Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, 1986)
  2. ^ Demetrius Kiminas, The Ecumenical Patriarchate (Wildside Press LLC, 2009) p. 41,47
  3. ^ Alisa LaGamma, Kongo: Power and Majesty (Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2015) p.15
  4. ^ W. M. Thackeray, The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne (Houghton Mifflin, 1900) p. 73, 490
  5. ^ Harold Acton, The Last Medici (Macmillan, 1980) p. 172
  6. ^ "Historical Events for Year 1718 | OnThisDay.com". Historyorb.com. Retrieved April 4, 2018.
  7. ^ Angus Konstam, The Pirate World: A History of the Most Notorious Sea (Bloomsbury, 2019)
  8. ^ "The Last Days of Blackbeard", By Colin Woodard, Smithsonian magazine (February 2014)
  9. ^ Kadriorg Palace – Tallinn, Estonia – Spotting History
  10. ^ Robert Baldick, The Duel: A History of Dueling (Spring Books, 1970)
  11. ^ Wild, Antony (2005). Coffee: A Dark History. ISBN 978-0-393-06071-3.