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Millennium: 2nd millennium
1782 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1782
Ab urbe condita 2535
Armenian calendar 1231
Assyrian calendar 6532
Balinese saka calendar 1703–1704
Bengali calendar 1189
Berber calendar 2732
British Regnal year 22  Geo. 3   23  Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2326
Burmese calendar 1144
Byzantine calendar 7290–7291
Chinese calendar 辛丑(Metal  Ox)
4478 or 4418
壬寅年 (Water  Tiger)
4479 or 4419
Coptic calendar 1498–1499
Discordian calendar 2948
Ethiopian calendar 1774–1775
Hebrew calendar 5542–5543
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1838–1839
 - Shaka Samvat 1703–1704
 - Kali Yuga 4882–4883
Holocene calendar 11782
Igbo calendar 782–783
Iranian calendar 1160–1161
Islamic calendar 1196–1197
Japanese calendar Tenmei 2
Javanese calendar 1707–1708
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4115
Minguo calendar 130 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar 314
Thai solar calendar 2324–2325
Tibetan calendar 阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
1908 or 1527 or 755
(male Water-Tiger)
1909 or 1528 or 756
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February 5: Gnadenhutten massacre

1782 ( MDCCLXXXII ) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar , the 1782nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 782nd year of the 2nd millennium , the 82nd year of the 18th century , and the 3rd year of the 1780s decade. As of the start of 1782, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.





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April 12: Battle of the Saintes.



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John C. Calhoun


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King Taksin
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William Crawford
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Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
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Hyder Ali


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