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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1670s  1680s  1690s  – 1700s –  1710s  1720s  1730s
Years: 1702 1703 170417051706 1707 1708
1705 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
Countries:   CanadaEnglandScotland
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1705 (MDCCV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar). Year 1705 of the Swedish calendar was a common year starting on Sunday, one day ahead of the Julian calendar.


Events of 1705



November: Williamsburg Capitol (replica).
1705 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1705
Ab urbe condita 2458
Armenian calendar 1154
Bahá'í calendar -139 – -138
Bengali calendar 1112
Berber calendar 2655
Buddhist calendar 2249
Burmese calendar 1067
Byzantine calendar 7213 – 7214
Chinese calendar 甲申年十二月初六日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1421 – 1422
Ethiopian calendar 1697 – 1698
Hebrew calendar 5465 – 5466
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1760 – 1761
 - Shaka Samvat 1627 – 1628
 - Kali Yuga 4806 – 4807
Holocene calendar 11705
Iranian calendar 1083 – 1084
Islamic calendar 1116 – 1117
Japanese calendar Hōei 2
Korean calendar 4038
Thai solar calendar 2248


  • The "atmospheric" steam engine was designed by the English inventor Thomas Newcomen.
  • Construction begins on Blenheim Palace, in Oxfordshire, England. It is completed in 1724.
  • Taichung City, Taiwan is founded as the village of Dadun.
  • With the interest paid from daimyo loans, the Konoike buy a tract of ponds and swampland, turn the land into rice paddies and settle 480 households numbering perhaps 2,880 peasants on the land.
  • The Shogunate confiscates the property of a merchant in Osaka "for conduct unbecoming a member of the commercial class". The government seizes 50 pairs of gold screens, 360 carpets, several mansions, 48 granaries and warehouses scattered around the country and hundreds of thoudands of gold pieces.


See also Category: 1705 births.


See also Category: 1705 deaths.


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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1670s  1680s  1690s  - 1700s -  1710s  1720s  1730s
Years: 1702 1703 1704 - 1705 - 1706 1707 1708


  • Thomas Birch, British historiankrc:1705 джыл

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