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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  – 1770s –  1780s  1790s  1800s
Years: 1768 1769 177017711772 1773 1774
1771 in topic:
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Countries:   CanadaGreat Britain
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Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1771 (MDCCLXXI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).


Events of 1771



The Putuo Zongcheng Temple complex in Chengde, China is completed.


Plague Riot in Moscow, 1771

Ongoing events


1771 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1771
Ab urbe condita 2524
Armenian calendar 1220
Bahá'í calendar -73 – -72
Bengali calendar 1178
Berber calendar 2721
Buddhist calendar 2315
Burmese calendar 1133
Byzantine calendar 7279 – 7280
Chinese calendar 庚寅年十一月十六日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1487 – 1488
Ethiopian calendar 1763 – 1764
Hebrew calendar 5531 – 5532
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1826 – 1827
 - Shaka Samvat 1693 – 1694
 - Kali Yuga 4872 – 4873
Holocene calendar 11771
Iranian calendar 1149 – 1150
Islamic calendar 1184 – 1185
Japanese calendar Meiwa 8
Korean calendar 4104
Thai solar calendar 2314


See also Category: 1771 deaths.


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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century - 18th century - 19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  - 1770s -  1780s  1790s  1800s
Years: 1768 1769 1770 - 1771 - 1772 1773 1774


  • January 17 - Johann Friedrich Struensee and Queen Caroline Matilda are arrested, leading to his execution and her banishment from Denmark
  • July 17 - Massacre at Bloody Falls: Chipewyan chief Matonabbee traveling as the guide to Samuel Hearne on his Arctic overland journey, massacre a group of unsuspecting Inuit.
  • September 8 - In California, Fathers Pedro Cambon and Angel Somera found Mission San Gabriel Arcangel in what is now San Gabriel, California.
  • October 9 - The Dutch merchant ship Vrouw Maria sinks near the coast of Finland. Captain Raymund Lourens and his crew escape unharmed.
  • November 16 - During the night the Tyne floods, destroying many bridges and killing several people; the main bridge at Newcastle upon Tyne is not completed until 1781
  • Discovery of Oxygen.
  • The territory of Baden-Baden is inherited by the Margrave of Baden-Durlach, forming Baden.
  • Emperor Go-Momozono ascends to the throne of Japan
  • Plague in Moscow - 57,000 dead
  • The trade monopoly with Iceland is transferred to the Danish crown.



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