1777

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1777 in various calendars
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
Byzantine calendar 7285–7286
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire  Monkey)
4473 or 4413
     to 
丁酉年 (Fire  Rooster)
4474 or 4414
Coptic calendar 1493–1494
Discordian calendar 2943
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
Iranian calendar 1155–1156
Islamic calendar 1190–1191
Japanese calendar An'ei 6
(安永6年)
Javanese calendar 1702–1703
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4110
Minguo calendar 135 before ROC
民前135年
Nanakshahi calendar 309
Thai solar calendar 2319–2320
Tibetan calendar 阳火猴年
(male Fire-Monkey)
1903 or 1522 or 750
     to 
阴火鸡年
(female Fire-Rooster)
1904 or 1523 or 751
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January 2: General George Washington at Trenton

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 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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June 14: US Flag (had various star patterns) Flag of the United States (1777-1795).svg
June 14: US Flag (had various star patterns)

JulyDecember

Date unknown

Births

JanuaryMarch

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Roger B. Taney

AprilJune

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Carl Friedrich Gauss

JulySeptember

Hans Christian Ørsted Hans Christian Ørsted daguerreotype.jpg
Hans Christian Ørsted

OctoberDecember

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Heinrich von Kleist
Alexander I of Russia Alexander I of Russia by F.Kruger (1837, Hermitage).jpg
Alexander I of Russia

Date unknown

Deaths

Enrichetta d'Este died 30 January Henriqueta d'Este.jpg
Enrichetta d'Este died 30 January
Pierre-Herman Dosquet died 4 March Mgr Pierre-Herman Dosquet.jpg
Pierre-Herman Dosquet died 4 March
Cornelia Schlosser died 8 June Cornelia Schlosser geb Goethe.jpg
Cornelia Schlosser died 8 June
Consort Shu died 4 July The Qing Dynasty Consort Yehonara.JPG
Consort Shu died 4 July
Infante Philip, Duke of Calabria died 19 September Infante Felipe Antonio, "Duke of Calabria" Infante of Spain (Francesco Liani).jpg
Infante Philip, Duke of Calabria died 19 September
Charles Antoine de La Roche-Aymon died 27 October WP Charles-Antoine de la Roche-Aymon.jpg
Charles Antoine de La Roche-Aymon died 27 October
Sir Charles Knowles, 1st Baronet died 9 December Ad Sir Charles Knowles Bt.jpg
Sir Charles Knowles, 1st Baronet died 9 December

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April–June

July–September

October–December

References

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  2. Vyas, Amee. "Georgia's County Governments." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 31 October 2018. Web. 05 February 2019.https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/counties-cities-neighborhoods/georgias-county-governments
  3. King, Joseph (1899). Christianity in Polynesia: A Study and a Defence. William Brooks and Co. p. 71.
  4. Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. p. 331. ISBN   0-304-35730-8.

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