1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1883rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 883rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 83rd year of the 19th century, and the 4th year of the 1880s decade. As of the start of 1883, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1883 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1883
Ab urbe condita2636
Armenian calendar1332
Assyrian calendar6633
Baháʼí calendar39–40
Balinese saka calendar1804–1805
Bengali calendar1290
Berber calendar2833
British Regnal year46 Vict. 1 – 47 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar2427
Burmese calendar1245
Byzantine calendar7391–7392
Chinese calendar壬午年 (Water Horse)
4580 or 4373
    — to —
癸未年 (Water Goat)
4581 or 4374
Coptic calendar1599–1600
Discordian calendar3049
Ethiopian calendar1875–1876
Hebrew calendar5643–5644
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1939–1940
 - Shaka Samvat1804–1805
 - Kali Yuga4983–4984
Holocene calendar11883
Igbo calendar883–884
Iranian calendar1261–1262
Islamic calendar1300–1301
Japanese calendarMeiji 16
Javanese calendar1812–1813
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4216
Minguo calendar29 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar415
Thai solar calendar2425–2426
Tibetan calendar阳水马年
(male Water-Horse)
2009 or 1628 or 856
    — to —
(female Water-Goat)
2010 or 1629 or 857
An 1888 lithograph of the 1883 eruption of Krakatoa.

Events edit

February 16: Ladies Home Journal begins (photo 1906).

January–March edit

April–June edit

May 24: Brooklyn Bridge is opened.

July–September edit

October–December edit

Date unknown edit

Births edit

January–February edit

Ichirō Hatoyama
Clement Attlee
Aleksei Nikolaevich Tolstoy
Karl Jaspers

March–April edit

Maude Fealy
Stanley Bruce

May–June edit

Eleazar López Contreras
José Ortega y Gasset
Celâl Bayar
Walter Gropius
Eurico Gaspar Dutra
Douglas Fairbanks
Victor Franz Hess
Pierre Laval

July–August edit

Franz Kafka
Max Fleischer
Benito Mussolini
Coco Chanel

September–October edit

Mel Sheppard
Otto Heinrich Warburg

November–December edit

Diego Martínez Barrio

Date unknown edit

Deaths edit

January–June edit

Richard Wagner
Karl Marx
Édouard Manet

July–December edit

Carl Wilhelm Siemens

Dates unknown edit

Margaret Agnes Bunn

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Further reading and year books edit

  • 1883 Annual Cyclopedia (1884) online; highly detailed coverage of "Political, Military, and Ecclesiastical Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture, and Mechanical Industry" for 1883; massive compilation of facts and primary documents; worldwide coverage. 897pp