1824 (MDCCCXXIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1824th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 824th year of the 2nd millennium, the 24th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1820s decade. As of the start of 1824, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1824 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1824
Ab urbe condita2577
Armenian calendar1273
Assyrian calendar6574
Balinese saka calendar1745–1746
Bengali calendar1231
Berber calendar2774
British Regnal yearGeo. 4 – 5 Geo. 4
Buddhist calendar2368
Burmese calendar1186
Byzantine calendar7332–7333
Chinese calendar癸未年 (Water Goat)
4521 or 4314
    — to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
4522 or 4315
Coptic calendar1540–1541
Discordian calendar2990
Ethiopian calendar1816–1817
Hebrew calendar5584–5585
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1880–1881
 - Shaka Samvat1745–1746
 - Kali Yuga4924–4925
Holocene calendar11824
Igbo calendar824–825
Iranian calendar1202–1203
Islamic calendar1239–1240
Japanese calendarBunsei 7
Javanese calendar1751–1752
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4157
Minguo calendar88 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar356
Thai solar calendar2366–2367
Tibetan calendar阴水羊年
(female Water-Goat)
1950 or 1569 or 797
    — to —
(male Wood-Monkey)
1951 or 1570 or 798

Events edit

January–March edit

April–June edit

April 19: Death of Lord Byron

July–September edit

August 6: Battle of Junín

October–December edit

December 9: Battle of Ayacucho

Date unknown edit

Births edit

January–June edit

Bedřich Smetana
Amasa Leland Stanford
Gustav Kirchhoff
Ednah Dow Littlehale Cheney
William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin

July–December edit

Edward Cooper
George MacDonald

Deaths edit

January–June edit

Théodore Géricault

July–December edit

Louis XVIII of France

Dates unknown edit

References edit

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