1685

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1685 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1685
MDCLXXXV
Ab urbe condita 2438
Armenian calendar 1134
ԹՎ ՌՃԼԴ
Assyrian calendar 6435
Balinese saka calendar 1606–1607
Bengali calendar 1092
Berber calendar 2635
English Regnal year 36  Cha. 2   1  Ja. 2
Buddhist calendar 2229
Burmese calendar 1047
Byzantine calendar 7193–7194
Chinese calendar 甲子(Wood  Rat)
4381 or 4321
     to 
乙丑年 (Wood  Ox)
4382 or 4322
Coptic calendar 1401–1402
Discordian calendar 2851
Ethiopian calendar 1677–1678
Hebrew calendar 5445–5446
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1741–1742
 - Shaka Samvat 1606–1607
 - Kali Yuga 4785–4786
Holocene calendar 11685
Igbo calendar 685–686
Iranian calendar 1063–1064
Islamic calendar 1096–1097
Japanese calendar Jōkyō 2
(貞享2年)
Javanese calendar 1607–1609
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 4018
Minguo calendar 227 before ROC
民前227年
Nanakshahi calendar 217
Thai solar calendar 2227–2228
Tibetan calendar 阳木鼠年
(male Wood-Rat)
1811 or 1430 or 658
     to 
阴木牛年
(female Wood-Ox)
1812 or 1431 or 659

1685 ( MDCLXXXV ) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar , the 1685th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 685th year of the 2nd millennium , the 85th year of the 17th century , and the 6th year of the 1680s decade. As of the start of 1685, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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James Scott

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