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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1710s  1720s  1730s  – 1740s –  1750s  1760s  1770s
Years: 1737 1738 173917401741 1742 1743
1740 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
Countries:   CanadaGreat Britain
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: Establishments – Disestablishments
BirthsDeathsWorks

Year 1740 (MDCCXL) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).

Contents

Events of 1740

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January–June

July–December

Undated

Births

1740 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1740
MDCCXL
Ab urbe condita 2493
Armenian calendar 1189
ԹՎ ՌՃՁԹ
Bahá'í calendar -104 – -103
Bengali calendar 1147
Berber calendar 2690
Buddhist calendar 2284
Burmese calendar 1102
Byzantine calendar 7248 – 7249
Chinese calendar 己未年十二月初三日
(4376/4436-12-3)
— to —
庚申年十一月十三日
(4377/4437-11-13)
Coptic calendar 1456 – 1457
Ethiopian calendar 1732 – 1733
Hebrew calendar 5500 – 5501
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1795 – 1796
 - Shaka Samvat 1662 – 1663
 - Kali Yuga 4841 – 4842
Holocene calendar 11740
Iranian calendar 1118 – 1119
Islamic calendar 1152 – 1153
Japanese calendar Genbun 5
(元文5年)
Korean calendar 4073
Thai solar calendar 2283
See also Category: 1740 births.

Deaths

See also Category: 1740 deaths.

References

  1. ^ image: Bird's eye view of Batavia showing the massacre of the Chinese

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

This page is a placeholder for a page about the year 1740. The Wikiquote community has not yet come to a consensus on what this page, and calendar-year pages generally, ought to say. Please discuss any suggestions for the contents of year pages at the Village pump. In the meantime, Wikipedia's 1740 article offers a list of noteworthy events of this year.

Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1710s  1720s  1730s  - 1740s -  1750s  1760s  1770s
Years: 1737 1738 1739 - 1740 - 1741 1742 1743

Events


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