1763 (MDCCLXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1763rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 763rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 63rd year of the 18th century, and the 4th year of the 1760s decade. As of the start of 1763, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1763 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1763
Ab urbe condita2516
Armenian calendar1212
Assyrian calendar6513
Balinese saka calendar1684–1685
Bengali calendar1170
Berber calendar2713
British Regnal yearGeo. 3 – 4 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2307
Burmese calendar1125
Byzantine calendar7271–7272
Chinese calendar壬午年 (Water Horse)
4460 or 4253
    — to —
癸未年 (Water Goat)
4461 or 4254
Coptic calendar1479–1480
Discordian calendar2929
Ethiopian calendar1755–1756
Hebrew calendar5523–5524
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1819–1820
 - Shaka Samvat1684–1685
 - Kali Yuga4863–4864
Holocene calendar11763
Igbo calendar763–764
Iranian calendar1141–1142
Islamic calendar1176–1177
Japanese calendarHōreki 13
Javanese calendar1688–1689
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4096
Minguo calendar149 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar295
Thai solar calendar2305–2306
Tibetan calendar阳水马年
(male Water-Horse)
1889 or 1508 or 736
    — to —
(female Water-Goat)
1890 or 1509 or 737
February 10: The Treaty of Paris is signed.

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January–March edit

April–June edit

July–September edit

October–December edit

Date unknown edit

Births edit

Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte
Empress Joséphine

Deaths edit

John Carteret, 2nd Earl Granville

References edit

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