1756 (MDCCLVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1756th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 756th year of the 2nd millennium, the 56th year of the 18th century, and the 7th year of the 1750s decade. As of the start of 1756, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1756 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1756
Ab urbe condita2509
Armenian calendar1205
Assyrian calendar6506
Balinese saka calendar1677–1678
Bengali calendar1163
Berber calendar2706
British Regnal year29 Geo. 2 – 30 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar2300
Burmese calendar1118
Byzantine calendar7264–7265
Chinese calendar乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4452 or 4392
    — to —
丙子年 (Fire Rat)
4453 or 4393
Coptic calendar1472–1473
Discordian calendar2922
Ethiopian calendar1748–1749
Hebrew calendar5516–5517
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1812–1813
 - Shaka Samvat1677–1678
 - Kali Yuga4856–4857
Holocene calendar11756
Igbo calendar756–757
Iranian calendar1134–1135
Islamic calendar1169–1170
Japanese calendarHōreki 6
Javanese calendar1681–1682
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4089
Minguo calendar156 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar288
Thai solar calendar2298–2299
Tibetan calendar阴木猪年
(female Wood-Pig)
1882 or 1501 or 729
    — to —
(male Fire-Rat)
1883 or 1502 or 730
May 17: The Seven Years' War begins.
July 30: In Russia, Empress Elizabeth opens the newly built Catherine Palace

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Births Edit

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Deaths Edit

Eliza Haywood

References Edit

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