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Millennium: 2nd millennium
1843 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1843
Ab urbe condita 2596
Armenian calendar 1292
Assyrian calendar 6593
Balinese saka calendar 1764–1765
Bengali calendar 1250
Berber calendar 2793
British Regnal year 6  Vict. 1   7  Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2387
Burmese calendar 1205
Byzantine calendar 7351–7352
Chinese calendar 壬寅(Water  Tiger)
4539 or 4479
癸卯年 (Water  Rabbit)
4540 or 4480
Coptic calendar 1559–1560
Discordian calendar 3009
Ethiopian calendar 1835–1836
Hebrew calendar 5603–5604
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1899–1900
 - Shaka Samvat 1764–1765
 - Kali Yuga 4943–4944
Holocene calendar 11843
Igbo calendar 843–844
Iranian calendar 1221–1222
Islamic calendar 1258–1259
Japanese calendar Tenpō 14
Javanese calendar 1770–1771
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4176
Minguo calendar 69 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar 375
Thai solar calendar 2385–2386
Tibetan calendar 阳水虎年
(male Water-Tiger)
1969 or 1588 or 816
(female Water-Rabbit)
1970 or 1589 or 817

1843 ( MDCCCXLIII ) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar , the 1843rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 843rd year of the 2nd millennium , the 43rd year of the 19th century , and the 4th year of the 1840s decade. As of the start of 1843, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.



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  • The House of Jamalullail is established at Perlis Darul Sunnah (now known as Perlis Darul Sunnah, Malaysia).




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July 19: SS Great Britain launch
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August 15: Tivoli Gardens


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Bertha von Suttner


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Camillo Golgi
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Robert Koch
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Queen Elisabeth of Wied

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Marie-Madeleine Lachenais
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