1829 (MDCCCXXIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1829th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 829th year of the 2nd millennium, the 29th year of the 19th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1820s decade. As of the start of 1829, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1829 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1829
Ab urbe condita2582
Armenian calendar1278
Assyrian calendar6579
Balinese saka calendar1750–1751
Bengali calendar1236
Berber calendar2779
British Regnal yearGeo. 4 – 10 Geo. 4
Buddhist calendar2373
Burmese calendar1191
Byzantine calendar7337–7338
Chinese calendar戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4526 or 4319
    — to —
己丑年 (Earth Ox)
4527 or 4320
Coptic calendar1545–1546
Discordian calendar2995
Ethiopian calendar1821–1822
Hebrew calendar5589–5590
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1885–1886
 - Shaka Samvat1750–1751
 - Kali Yuga4929–4930
Holocene calendar11829
Igbo calendar829–830
Iranian calendar1207–1208
Islamic calendar1244–1245
Japanese calendarBunsei 12
Javanese calendar1756–1757
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4162
Minguo calendar83 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar361
Thai solar calendar2371–2372
Tibetan calendar阳土鼠年
(male Earth-Rat)
1955 or 1574 or 802
    — to —
(female Earth-Ox)
1956 or 1575 or 803

Events edit

January–March edit

January 19: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
March 4: First inauguration of Andrew Jackson

April–June edit

June 12: Perth is founded.

July–September edit

October–December edit

Births edit

January–June edit

King Oscar II of Sweden

July–December edit

Adolf Eugen Fick
August Kekulé

Date unknown edit

  • Anna Haslam, Irish women's rights activist, suffragist (d. 1922)

Deaths edit

January–June edit

Humphry Davy

July–December edit

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

Date unknown edit

References edit

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