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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1840s  1850s  1860s  – 1870s –  1880s  1890s  1900s
Years: 1874 1875 187618771878 1879 1880
1877 in topic:
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Countries:     AustraliaCanadaFrance – Germany – Ireland – Mexico – Netherlands – New ZealandNorwaySouth Africa – Spain – UKUSA
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1877 (MDCCCLXXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).


Events of 1877






  • Nineteenth Century magazine is founded.
  • September 1877: The first meeting of the Knights of Reliance in Lampasas County, Texas, which morphed into the Farmer's Alliance and eventually became the Populist Party.[1]
  • Winter 1877/1878: after the defeat of the Dungan revolt in China, several thousands refugees cross the Tian Shan to settle in the Russian Empire, thus starting the future "Soviet Dungan" ethnic group.
  • A professionally led army of draftees crushes a major rebellion by feudal elements protesting the loss of their previleges in Japan.

Ongoing events


1877 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1877
Ab urbe condita 2630
Armenian calendar 1326
Bahá'í calendar 33 – 34
Bengali calendar 1284
Berber calendar 2827
Buddhist calendar 2421
Burmese calendar 1239
Byzantine calendar 7385 – 7386
Chinese calendar 丙子年十一月十七日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1593 – 1594
Ethiopian calendar 1869 – 1870
Hebrew calendar 56375638
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1932 – 1933
 - Shaka Samvat 1799 – 1800
 - Kali Yuga 4978 – 4979
Holocene calendar 11877
Iranian calendar 1255 – 1256
Islamic calendar 1293 – 1294
Japanese calendar Meiji 10
Korean calendar 4210
Thai solar calendar 2420






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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1840s  1850s  1860s  - 1870s -  1880s  1890s  1900s
Years: 1874 1875 1876 - 1877 - 1878 1879 1880



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