1821

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1821 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1821
MDCCCXXI
Ab urbe condita 2574
Armenian calendar 1270
ԹՎ ՌՄՀ
Assyrian calendar 6571
Balinese saka calendar 1742–1743
Bengali calendar 1228
Berber calendar 2771
British Regnal year 1  Geo. 4   2  Geo. 4
Buddhist calendar 2365
Burmese calendar 1183
Byzantine calendar 7329–7330
Chinese calendar 庚辰(Metal  Dragon)
4517 or 4457
     to 
辛巳年 (Metal  Snake)
4518 or 4458
Coptic calendar 1537–1538
Discordian calendar 2987
Ethiopian calendar 1813–1814
Hebrew calendar 5581–5582
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1877–1878
 - Shaka Samvat 1742–1743
 - Kali Yuga 4921–4922
Holocene calendar 11821
Igbo calendar 821–822
Iranian calendar 1199–1200
Islamic calendar 1236–1237
Japanese calendar Bunsei 4
(文政4年)
Javanese calendar 1748–1749
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4154
Minguo calendar 91 before ROC
民前91年
Nanakshahi calendar 353
Thai solar calendar 2363–2364
Tibetan calendar 阳金龙年
(male Iron-Dragon)
1947 or 1566 or 794
     to 
阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
1948 or 1567 or 795
March 25: Start of the Greek War of Independence

1821 ( MDCCCXXI ) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar , the 1821st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 821st year of the 2nd millennium , the 21st year of the 19th century , and the 2nd year of the 1820s decade. As of the start of 1821, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Contents

Events

JanuaryMarch

June 24: Battle of Carabobo

AprilJune

JulySeptember

DateEventsPhotos
Wednesday,
July 4
  • Kingdom of Portugal Return of John VI from Brazil who approves on that day the Bases da Constituição
Sunday,
July 10
  • United States The United States takes possession of its newly bought territory of Florida from Spain.
Thursday,
July 19
Saturday,
July 28
Tuesday,
August 4
Friday,
August 10
Sunday,
August 19
Tuesday,
August 21
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Jarvis Island is discovered in the Pacific by the crew of the Eliza Frances.
Friday,
August 24
Tuesday,
September 4
Friday,
September 7
Saturday,
September 15
Tuesday,
September 18
Sunday,
September 23
Thursday,
September 27

OctoberDecember

Date unknown

Births

JanuaryJune

James Longstreet
John C. Breckinridge

JulyDecember

Louis Vuitton
Rudolf Virchow
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Date unknown

Deaths

JanuaryJune

Napoleon Bonaparte

JulyDecember

John William Polidori

References

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  2. A Global Chronology of Conflict: From the Ancient World to the Modern Middle East, ed. by Spencer C. Tucker (ABC-CLIO, 2009) p1139
  3. "Commerce between Russia and Persia— Proposed Union of the Black Sea with the Atlantic", in The Oriental Herald (November 1826) p285
  4. Headland, Robert K. (1989). Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events. Cambridge University Press. ISBN   978-0-521-30903-5. OCLC   185311468.
  5. "South Orkney Islands". Encyclopædia Britannica Online Academic Edition .
  6. "BBC - History - Historic Figures: John Keats (1795-1821)". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 3 January 2017.