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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1810s  1820s  1830s  – 1840s –  1850s  1860s  1870s
Years: 1838 1839 184018411842 1843 1844
1841 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiterature (Poetry) – MusicScience
SportsRail Transport
Countries:     AustraliaCanadaFrance – Germany – Ireland – Mexico – Netherlands – New ZealandNorwaySouth Africa – Spain – UKUSA
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1841 (MDCCCXLI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).


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1841 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1841
Ab urbe condita 2594
Armenian calendar 1290
Bahá'í calendar -3 – -2
Bengali calendar 1248
Berber calendar 2791
Buddhist calendar 2385
Burmese calendar 1203
Byzantine calendar 7349 – 7350
Chinese calendar 庚子年十二月初九日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1557 – 1558
Ethiopian calendar 1833 – 1834
Hebrew calendar 56015602
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1896 – 1897
 - Shaka Samvat 1763 – 1764
 - Kali Yuga 4942 – 4943
Holocene calendar 11841
Iranian calendar 1219 – 1220
Islamic calendar 1256 – 1257
Japanese calendar Tenpō 12
Korean calendar 4174
Thai solar calendar 2384



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This page is a placeholder for a page about the year 1841. 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 1841 article offers a list of noteworthy events of this year.

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1810s  1820s  1830s  - 1840s -  1850s  1860s  1870s
Years: 1838 1839 1840 - 1841 - 1842 1843 1844




  • The two colonies of the Canadas are merged into the Province of Canada.
  • Queen's University is founded in Kingston, Canada, by Rev. Thomas Liddell, who carried a Royal Charter from Queen Victoria and became the school's first Principal.
  • Fordham University is founded in The Bronx by the Society of Jesus. Its name at founding is St. John's College.
  • With the help of industrial espionage, August Borsig builds the first German locomotives.krc:1841 джылrue:1841


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