1848

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1848 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1848
MDCCCXLVIII
Ab urbe condita 2601
Armenian calendar 1297
ԹՎ ՌՄՂԷ
Assyrian calendar 6598
Bahá'í calendar 4–5
Balinese saka calendar 1769–1770
Bengali calendar 1255
Berber calendar 2798
British Regnal year 11  Vict. 1   12  Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2392
Burmese calendar 1210
Byzantine calendar 7356–7357
Chinese calendar 丁未(Fire  Goat)
4544 or 4484
     to 
戊申年 (Earth  Monkey)
4545 or 4485
Coptic calendar 1564–1565
Discordian calendar 3014
Ethiopian calendar 1840–1841
Hebrew calendar 5608–5609
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1904–1905
 - Shaka Samvat 1769–1770
 - Kali Yuga 4948–4949
Holocene calendar 11848
Igbo calendar 848–849
Iranian calendar 1226–1227
Islamic calendar 1264–1265
Japanese calendar Kōka 5 / Kaei 1
(嘉永元年)
Javanese calendar 1775–1777
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4181
Minguo calendar 64 before ROC
民前64年
Nanakshahi calendar 380
Thai solar calendar 2390–2391
Tibetan calendar 阴火羊年
(female Fire-Goat)
1974 or 1593 or 821
     to 
阳土猴年
(male Earth-Monkey)
1975 or 1594 or 822

1848 ( MDCCCXLVIII ) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar  and a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar , the 1848th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 848th year of the 2nd millennium , the 48th year of the 19th century , and the 9th year of the 1840s decade. As of the start of 1848, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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It is historically famous for the wave of revolutions, a series of widespread struggles for more liberal governments, which broke out from Brazil to Hungary; although most failed in their immediate aims, they significantly altered the political and philosophical landscape and had major ramifications throughout the rest of the century.

Events

February 2: The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is signed, ending the Mexican–American War and ceding all the Republic of Texas's territorial claims to the United States for $15m. Flag of Texas.svg
February 2: The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is signed, ending the Mexican–American War and ceding all the Republic of Texas's territorial claims to the United States for $15m.
February 21: Karl Marx publishes The Communist Manifesto. Communist-manifesto.png
February 21: Karl Marx publishes The Communist Manifesto .
April 10: "Monster Rally" of Chartists held on Kennington Common in London; the first photograph of a crowd depicts it. Chartist meeting, Kennington Common.jpg
April 10: "Monster Rally" of Chartists held on Kennington Common in London; the first photograph of a crowd depicts it.

JanuaryMarch

AprilJune

July 26: Matale Rebellion begins in Sri Lanka. 1948matalerebellion.JPG
July 26: Matale Rebellion begins in Sri Lanka.
September 12: The Swiss Confederation reconstitutes itself as a federal republic. Gedenkblatt 1874.jpg
September 12: The Swiss Confederation reconstitutes itself as a federal republic.

JulySeptember

OctoberDecember

Date unknown

Ongoing events

Births

JanuaryJune

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Wyatt Earp
Otto Lilienthal Otto-lilienthal.jpg
Otto Lilienthal
Paul Gauguin Paul Gauguin 1891.png
Paul Gauguin

JulyDecember

Susie Taylor Susie King Taylor.jpg
Susie Taylor

date unknown

Deaths

JanuaryJune

Christian VIII. of Denmark Christianviiidenmark.jpg
Christian VIII. of Denmark
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff Droste-Hülshoff 2.jpg
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff

JulyDecember

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George Stephenson

See also

References

  1. Stoica, Vasile (1919). The Roumanian Question: The Roumanians and their Lands. Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Printing Company. p. 23.
  2. 1 2 Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 269–270. ISBN   0-7126-5616-2.
  3. Egyed Ákos: Erdély 1848-1849 (Transylvania in 1848-1849). Pallas Akadémia Könyvkiadó, Csíkszereda 2010. p. 517 (Hungarian)
  4. Magyar Nemzet: Fejőszék Százhatvan éve irtották ki Nagyenyedet a román felkelők.

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