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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1720s  1730s  1740s  – 1750s –  1760s  1770s  1780s
Years: 1753 1754 175517561757 1758 1759
1756 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – Architecture –
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
Countries:   CanadaGreat Britain
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1756 (MDCCLVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Monday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).


Events of 1756

July 30: In Russia, Empress Elizabeth at the porch of the newly built Catherine Palace, painting (1905) by Eugene Lanceray (in Tretyakov Gallery).




Ongoing events


1756 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1756
Ab urbe condita 2509
Armenian calendar 1205
Bahá'í calendar -88 – -87
Bengali calendar 1163
Berber calendar 2706
Buddhist calendar 2300
Burmese calendar 1118
Byzantine calendar 7264 – 7265
Chinese calendar 乙亥年十一月三十日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1472 – 1473
Ethiopian calendar 1748 – 1749
Hebrew calendar 5516 – 5517
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1811 – 1812
 - Shaka Samvat 1678 – 1679
 - Kali Yuga 4857 – 4858
Holocene calendar 11756
Iranian calendar 1134 – 1135
Islamic calendar 1169 – 1170
Japanese calendar Hōreki 6
Korean calendar 4089
Thai solar calendar 2299
See also Category: 1756 births.


See also Category: 1756 deaths.


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This page is a placeholder for a page about the year 1756. 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 1756 article offers a list of noteworthy events of this year.


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