1743 (MDCCXLIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1743rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 743rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 43rd year of the 18th century, and the 4th year of the 1740s decade. As of the start of 1743, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
June 27: George II, King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover, leads British, Hanoverian and Austrian troops to victory over France at the Battle of Dettingen.
1743 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1743
Ab urbe condita2496
Armenian calendar1192
Assyrian calendar6493
Balinese saka calendar1664–1665
Bengali calendar1150
Berber calendar2693
British Regnal year16 Geo. 2 – 17 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar2287
Burmese calendar1105
Byzantine calendar7251–7252
Chinese calendar壬戌年 (Water Dog)
4440 or 4233
    — to —
癸亥年 (Water Pig)
4441 or 4234
Coptic calendar1459–1460
Discordian calendar2909
Ethiopian calendar1735–1736
Hebrew calendar5503–5504
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1799–1800
 - Shaka Samvat1664–1665
 - Kali Yuga4843–4844
Holocene calendar11743
Igbo calendar743–744
Iranian calendar1121–1122
Islamic calendar1155–1156
Japanese calendarKanpō 3
Javanese calendar1667–1668
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4076
Minguo calendar169 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar275
Thai solar calendar2285–2286
Tibetan calendar阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
1869 or 1488 or 716
    — to —
(female Water-Pig)
1870 or 1489 or 717

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Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova

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Eiler Hagerup
Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington
Jai Singh II

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  2. ^ Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, Fragile Diplomacy (Yale University Press, 2007) p38
  3. ^ Olin Dunbar Wheeler, The Trail of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1904: A Story of the Great Exploration Across the Continent in 1804-6 (G.P. Putnam and Sons, 1904) p213
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  7. ^ Louis de Bonald, On Divorce (Transaction Publishers, 2011) p155
  8. ^ George M. Wrong, The conquest of New France (Yale University Press, 1918) p129
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  10. ^ Royal B. Hassrick, The Sioux: Life and Customs of a Warrior Society (University of Oklahoma Press, 2012)
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  20. ^ Martin Sicker, The Islamic World in Decline: From the Treaty of Karlowitz to the Disintegration of the Ottoman Empire (Greenwood Publishing, 2001) p63
  21. ^ Neil Safier, Measuring the New World: Enlightenment Science and South America (University of Chicago Press, 2008) p104
  22. ^ David A.J. Seargent, The Greatest Comets in History: Broom Stars and Celestial Scimitars (Springer, 2008) p116
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  25. ^ Giscombe, C. S. (Winter 2012). "Precarious Creatures". The Kenyon Review. 34 (NS) (1). Gambier, Ohio: Kenyon College: 157–175. JSTOR 41304743. I looked it up later and found out that it's generally conceded that they were all dead by the 1680s. But a story persists that a fellow named MacQueen killed the last wolf in Scotland - and, implicitly, in all Britain - after that, in 1743. (Henry Shoemaker mentions the story in the section of Extinct Pennsylvania Animals that concerns wolves.)
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