1800 (MDCCC) was an exceptional common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1800th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 800th year of the 2nd millennium, the 100th and last year of the 18th century, and the 1st year of the 1800s decade. As of the start of 1800, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1800 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1800
French Republican calendar8–9
Ab urbe condita2553
Armenian calendar1249
Assyrian calendar6550
Balinese saka calendar1721–1722
Bengali calendar1207
Berber calendar2750
British Regnal year40 Geo. 3 – 41 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2344
Burmese calendar1162
Byzantine calendar7308–7309
Chinese calendar己未年 (Earth Goat)
4497 or 4290
    — to —
庚申年 (Metal Monkey)
4498 or 4291
Coptic calendar1516–1517
Discordian calendar2966
Ethiopian calendar1792–1793
Hebrew calendar5560–5561
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1856–1857
 - Shaka Samvat1721–1722
 - Kali Yuga4900–4901
Holocene calendar11800
Igbo calendar800–801
Iranian calendar1178–1179
Islamic calendar1214–1215
Japanese calendarKansei 12
Javanese calendar1726–1727
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 or 12 days
Korean calendar4133
Minguo calendar112 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar332
Thai solar calendar2342–2343
Tibetan calendar阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
1926 or 1545 or 773
    — to —
(male Iron-Monkey)
1927 or 1546 or 774
May 15: Napoleon begins crossing the Alps.

As of March 1 (O.S. February 18), when the Julian calendar acknowledged a leap day and the Gregorian calendar did not, the Julian calendar fell one day further behind, bringing the difference to 12 days until February 28 (O.S. February 16), 1900.

Events edit

  • World population approaches the 1 billion milestone which it will attain in 1802. The population distribution by region:
    • Africa: 107,000,000
    • Asia: 635,000,000
    • Latin America: 24,000,000
    • Northern America: 7,000,000
    • Oceania: 2,000,000

January–March edit

April–June edit

July–September edit

October–December edit

December 3: Battle of Hohenlinden.

Births edit

January–June edit

Martha Christina Tiahahu
George Hudson
Anna Maria Hall
Mustafa Reşid Pasha
John Brown
Elizabeth Ann Whitney

July–December edit

Friedrich Wöhler
Helmuth von Moltke the Elder
Charles Goodyear

Deaths edit

January–June edit

William Blount
Alexander Suvorov

July–December edit

Mary Robinson

Date unknown edit

References edit

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