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Gregorian calendar 1777
MDCCLXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2530
Armenian calendar 1226
ԹՎ ՌՄԻԶ
Assyrian calendar 6527
Balinese saka calendar 1698–1699
Bengali calendar 1184
Berber calendar 2727
British Regnal year 17  Geo. 3   18  Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2321
Burmese calendar 1139
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Chinese calendar 丙申年 (Fire  Monkey)
4473 or 4413
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Ethiopian calendar 1769–1770
Hebrew calendar 5537–5538
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1833–1834
 - Shaka Samvat 1698–1699
 - Kali Yuga 4877–4878
Holocene calendar 11777
Igbo calendar 777–778
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Islamic calendar 1190–1191
Japanese calendar An'ei 6
(安永6年)
Javanese calendar 1702–1703
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
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民前135年
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Thai solar calendar 2319–2320
Tibetan calendar 阳火猴年
(male Fire-Monkey)
1903 or 1522 or 750
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(female Fire-Rooster)
1904 or 1523 or 751
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January 2: General George Washington at Trenton
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October 17: Battles of Saratoga

1777 (MDCCLXXVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1777th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 777th year of the 2nd millennium, the 77th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1770s decade. As of the start of 1777, the Gregorian calendar was 11days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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Roger B. Taney

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Carl Friedrich Gauss

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Paavo Ruotsalainen
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Hans Christian Ørsted

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Heinrich von Kleist
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Alexander I of Russia

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Enrichetta d'Este
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Pierre-Herman Dosquet
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Cornelia Schlosser
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Consort Shu
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Infante Philip, Duke of Calabria
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Charles Antoine de La Roche-Aymon
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Sir Charles Knowles, 1st Baronet

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