1764 (MDCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday and is the fifth year of the 1760s decade, the 64th year of the 18th century, and the 764th year of the 2nd millennium.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1764 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1764
MDCCLXIV
Ab urbe condita2517
Armenian calendar1213
ԹՎ ՌՄԺԳ
Assyrian calendar6514
Balinese saka calendar1685–1686
Bengali calendar1171
Berber calendar2714
British Regnal yearGeo. 3 – 5 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2308
Burmese calendar1126
Byzantine calendar7272–7273
Chinese calendar癸未年 (Water Goat)
4460 or 4400
    — to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
4461 or 4401
Coptic calendar1480–1481
Discordian calendar2930
Ethiopian calendar1756–1757
Hebrew calendar5524–5525
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1820–1821
 - Shaka Samvat1685–1686
 - Kali Yuga4864–4865
Holocene calendar11764
Igbo calendar764–765
Iranian calendar1142–1143
Islamic calendar1177–1178
Japanese calendarHōreki 14 / Meiwa 1
(明和元年)
Javanese calendar1689–1690
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4097
Minguo calendar148 before ROC
民前148年
Nanakshahi calendar296
Thai solar calendar2306–2307
Tibetan calendar阴水羊年
(female Water-Goat)
1890 or 1509 or 737
    — to —
阳木猴年
(male Wood-Monkey)
1891 or 1510 or 738

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  1. ^ Derek Beales, Enlightenment and Reform in Eighteenth-Century Europe (I.B.Tauris, 2005) p163
  2. ^ Arthur Cash, John Wilkes: The Scandalous Father of Civil Liberty (Yale University Press, 2008) pp169-170
  3. ^ "Historical Events for Year 1764 | OnThisDay.com". Historyorb.com. Retrieved June 22, 2017.
  4. ^ The Zend-Avesta, translated by James Darmesteter (Clarendon Press, 1880) p xv
  5. ^ John Foreman, The Philippine Islands: A Political, Geographical, Ethnographical, Social and Commercial History of the Philippine Archipelago, Embracing the Whole Period of Spanish Rule, with an Account of the Succeeding American Insular Government (Charles Scribner's Sons, 1906) p97
  6. ^ David Narrett, Adventurism and Empire: The Struggle for Mastery in the Louisiana-Florida Borderlands, 1762-1803 (University of North Carolina, 2015) p34
  7. ^ David Narrett, Adventurism and Empire: The Struggle for Mastery in the Louisiana-Florida Borderlands, 1762-1803 (University of North Carolina, 2015) p26
  8. ^ Brian L. Davies, The Russo-Turkish War, 1768-1774: Catherine II and the Ottoman Empire (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016)
  9. ^ John B. Dillon, Oddities of Colonial Legislation in America (Robert Douglass Publishing, 1879) p322
  10. ^ "Mozart's Organ Sonatas", by Orlando A. Mansfield, in The Musical Quarterly (Oct/Dec 1922) p570
  11. ^ Gregory Fossedal, Direct Democracy in Switzerland (Routledge, 2018)
  12. ^ Alexander von Humboldt, Political Essay on the Island of Cuba: A Critical Edition, translated by J. Bradford Anderson, et al. (University of Chicago Press, 2011) p110
  13. ^ William Elliot Griffis, The Romance of American Colonization: How the Foundation Stones of Our History Were Laid (W. A. Wilde & Company, 1898) p259
  14. ^ William F. Ganong, A Monograph of the Origins of the Settlements in New Brunswick (J. Hope & Sons, 1904) p190
  15. ^ David Bennett, A Few Lawless Vagabonds: Ethan Allen, the Republic of Vermont, and the American Revolution (Casemate, 2014)
  16. ^ "Gun Violence and School Safety in American Schools", by Daniel Eadens, et al., in The Wiley Handbook of Educational Policy (Wiley Blackwell, 2018) p384
  17. ^ Jaclyn Schildkraut and H. Jaymi Elsass, Mass Shootings: Media, Myths, and Realities (ABC-CLIO, 2016) p30
  18. ^ Electra magazine (November 1885) p332
  19. ^ a b David T. McNab, Circles of Time: Aboriginal Land Rights and Resistance in Ontario (Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1999) pp49-50
  20. ^ "Niagara, Treaty of", by Karl S. Hele, in The Encyclopedia of North American Indian Wars, 1607–1890: A Political, Social, and Military History, ed. by Spencer C. Tucker (ABC-CLIO, 2011) p566
  21. ^ Bisha, Robin (2002). Russian Women, 1698-1917 Experience and Expression: An Anthology of Sources. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. pp. 162–163.
  22. ^ Thomas R. Church (Major) 2015 - dtic.mil January 2015 Accessed February 17, 2018
  23. ^ Manuscripts division University of Michigan Accessed February 17, 2018
  24. ^ Robert Aldrich; Martyn Lyons (1999). The Sphinx in the Tuileries and Other Essays in Modern French History: Papers Presented at the Eleventh George Rudé Seminar. Department of Economic History, University of Sydney. p. 28. ISBN 978-1-86487-026-8.
  25. ^ "Elizabeth Of France | princess of France". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved May 19, 2020.
  26. ^ Katharina M. Wilson; M. Wilson (1991). An Encyclopedia of Continental Women Writers. Taylor & Francis. p. 573. ISBN 978-0-8240-8547-6.
  27. ^ Robert Miles (1995). Ann Radcliffe: The Great Enchantress. Manchester University Press. p. 21. ISBN 978-0-7190-3829-7.
  28. ^ Gordon, Alden R. (2003). "Searching for the Elusive Madame de Pompadour". Eighteenth-Century Studies. 37 (1): 95. doi:10.1353/ecs.2003.0062. ISSN 0013-2586. JSTOR 25098031. S2CID 144477737.
  29. ^ Robert Dodsley (January 22, 2004). The Correspondence of Robert Dodsley: 1733-1764. Cambridge University Press. p. 20. ISBN 978-0-521-52208-3.