1782 (MDCCLXXXII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1782nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 782nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 82nd year of the 18th century, and the 3rd year of the 1780s decade. As of the start of 1782, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1782 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1782
Ab urbe condita2535
Armenian calendar1231
Assyrian calendar6532
Balinese saka calendar1703–1704
Bengali calendar1189
Berber calendar2732
British Regnal year22 Geo. 3 – 23 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2326
Burmese calendar1144
Byzantine calendar7290–7291
Chinese calendar辛丑年 (Metal Ox)
4479 or 4272
    — to —
壬寅年 (Water Tiger)
4480 or 4273
Coptic calendar1498–1499
Discordian calendar2948
Ethiopian calendar1774–1775
Hebrew calendar5542–5543
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1838–1839
 - Shaka Samvat1703–1704
 - Kali Yuga4882–4883
Holocene calendar11782
Igbo calendar782–783
Iranian calendar1160–1161
Islamic calendar1196–1197
Japanese calendarTenmei 2
Javanese calendar1707–1708
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4115
Minguo calendar130 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar314
Thai solar calendar2324–2325
Tibetan calendar阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
1908 or 1527 or 755
    — to —
(male Water-Tiger)
1909 or 1528 or 756
March 8: Gnadenhutten massacre

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April 12: Battle of the Saintes.

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Births edit

Philipp Franz von Walther born 3 January
Stephen Lushington born 14 January
Afanasy Grigoriev born 21 January
Daniel Auber born 29 January
Fyodor Tolstoy born 6 February
Friedrich Ernst Ludwig von Fischer born 8 February
Malla Silfverstolpe born 8 February
William Miller born 15 February
Johann Baptist Emanuel Pohl born 23 February
Louise Antoinette Lannes born 26 February
Marie Thérèse Haze born 27 February
Suzanne le Peletier de Saint-Fargeau born 1 March
Johann Rudolf Wyss born 4 March
Ferdinand Gottlieb von Gmelin born 10 March
Orest Kiprensky born 13 March
Aglaé Auguié born 24 March
Caroline Bonaparte born 25 March
María Antonia Santos Plata born 10 April
Prince Teimuraz of Georgia born 23 April
William Darlington born 28 April
Charles-René Laitié born 6 May
Marcia Van Ness born 9 May
Johan Gustaf Sandberg born 13 May
Johann Rombauer born 28 May
Charles Waterton born 3 June
Marie-Anne-Julie Forestier born 13 June
Olry Terquem born 16 June
Charles Floyd born 20 June
Fortunée Briquet born 26 June
Pierre Berthier born 3 July
Rosa Morandi born 5 July
Maria Luisa, Duchess of Lucca born 6 July
Sophie Ørsted born 16 July
Mariano Enrique Calvo born 18 July
John Field born 26 July
Charles James Napier born 10 August
Charles Lowell born 15 August
Pierre-Luc-Charles Cicéri born 17 August
Prince Carl Gustav, Duke of Småland born 25 August
Christian Ludwig Nitzsch born 3 September
Marie of Baden born 7 September
Daoguang Emperor born 16 September
Christoph Hawich born 17 September
Stephen Price born 25 September
Richard Peek born 3 October
Charles Maclaren born 7 October
Steen Steensen Blicher born 11 October
Niccolò Paganini born 27 October
Lorenzo Maria of Saint Francis Xavier born 30 October
F. J. Robinson born 1 November
John Pye born 7 November
Joseph Kornhäusel born 13 November
Sophie Swetchine born 22 November
Karl Johann Bernhard Karsten born 26 November
Henry William Pickersgill born 3 December
Waleria Tarnowska born 9 December
Charles Nicolas Fabvier born 10 December
Hans Jakob Oeri born 16 December
Julius Vincenz von Krombholz born 19 December
Therese Brunetti born 24 December
Philaret Drozdov born 26 December
Matthias Joseph de Noël born 28 December
Konstantin Bulgakov born 31 December

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Deaths edit

King Taksin the Great of Thonburi
William Crawford
Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
Hyder Ali

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