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Gregorian calendar 1878
MDCCCLXXVIII
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Armenian calendar 1327
ԹՎ ՌՅԻԷ
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Baháʼí calendar 34–35
Balinese saka calendar 1799–1800
Bengali calendar 1285
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British Regnal year 41  Vict. 1   42  Vict. 1
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4575 or 4368
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4576 or 4369
Coptic calendar 1594–1595
Discordian calendar 3044
Ethiopian calendar 1870–1871
Hebrew calendar 5638–5639
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1934–1935
 - Shaka Samvat 1799–1800
 - Kali Yuga 4978–4979
Holocene calendar 11878
Igbo calendar 878–879
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Japanese calendar Meiji 11
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民前34年
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Tibetan calendar 阴火牛年
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2004 or 1623 or 851
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阳土虎年
(male Earth-Tiger)
2005 or 1624 or 852
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1878 (MDCCCLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar  and a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar, the 1878th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 878th year of the 2nd millennium, the 78th year of the 19th century, and the 9th year of the 1870s decade. As of the start of 1878, the Gregorian calendar was 12days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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