1776

This article is about the year 1776. For other uses, see 1776 (disambiguation).
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1776 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1776
MDCCLXXVI
Ab urbe condita 2529
Armenian calendar 1225
ԹՎ ՌՄԻԵ
Assyrian calendar 6526
Bengali calendar 1183
Berber calendar 2726
British Regnal year 16  Geo. 3 – 17  Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2320
Burmese calendar 1138
Byzantine calendar 7284–7285
Chinese calendar 乙未(Wood  Goat)
4472 or 4412
    — to —
丙申年 (Fire  Monkey)
4473 or 4413
Coptic calendar 1492–1493
Discordian calendar 2942
Ethiopian calendar 1768–1769
Hebrew calendar 5536–5537
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1832–1833
 - Shaka Samvat 1697–1698
 - Kali Yuga 4876–4877
Holocene calendar 11776
Igbo calendar 776–777
Iranian calendar 1154–1155
Islamic calendar 1189–1190
Japanese calendar An'ei 5
(安永5年)
Javanese calendar 1701–1702
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4109
Minguo calendar 136 before ROC
民前136年
Nanakshahi calendar 308
Thai solar calendar 2318–2319

1776 ( MDCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday ( dominical letter GF) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday ( dominical letter CB) of the Julian calendar, the 1776th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 776th year of the 2nd millennium, the 76th year of the 18th century, and the 7th year of the 1770s decade. As of the start of 1776, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923. The year is dominated by events of the American Revolutionary War.

Events

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

July 4: American Declaration of Independence.

September–October

September 22: British hang spy Nathan Hale in New York City.

November–December

  • December 23 – American Revolution: Thomas Paine, living with Washington's troops, begins publishing The American Crisis, containing the stirring phrase, "These are the times that try men's souls."
  • December 25 – American Revolution: Gen. George Washington orders the first issue of The Crisis read to his troops on Christmas Eve, then at 6 p.m. all 2600 of them march to McKonkey's Ferry, cross the Delaware River and land on the New Jersey bank at 3 a.m. the following morning.
  • December 26 – American Revolution: Battle of Trenton: Washington's troops surprise the 1500 Hessian troops under the command of Col. Johann Rall at 8 a.m. outside Trenton and score a victory, [2] taking 948 prisoners while suffering only 5 wounded.


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বাংলা: ১৭৭৬
Bân-lâm-gú: 1776 nî
Basa Banyumasan: 1776
башҡортса: 1776 йыл
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भोजपुरी: १७७६
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한국어: 1776년
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हिन्दी: १७७६
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বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: মারি ১৭৭৬
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ಕನ್ನಡ: ೧೭೭೬
къарачай-малкъар: 1776 джыл
ქართული: 1776
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қазақша: 1776 жыл
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Kiswahili: 1776
коми: 1776 во
Kreyòl ayisyen: 1776 (almanak gregoryen)
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Кыргызча: 1776
кырык мары: 1776 и
Latina: 1776
latviešu: 1776. gads
Lëtzebuergesch: 1776
lietuvių: 1776 m.
Ligure: 1776
Limburgs: 1776
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मैथिली: १७७६
македонски: 1776
മലയാളം: 1776
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मराठी: इ.स. १७७६
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မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၁၇၇၆
Nāhuatl: 1776
Nederlands: 1776
नेपाली: सन् १७७६
नेपाल भाषा: सन् १७७६
日本語: 1776年
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oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1776
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: 1776
पालि: १७७६
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саха тыла: 1776
sámegiella: 1776
संस्कृतम्: १७७६
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Sesotho sa Leboa: 1776
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Simple English: 1776
سنڌي: 1776ع
slovenčina: 1776
slovenščina: 1776
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српски / srpski: 1776
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1776
Basa Sunda: 1776
suomi: 1776
svenska: 1776
Tagalog: 1776
தமிழ்: 1776
татарча/tatarça: 1776 ел
ไทย: พ.ศ. 2319
тоҷикӣ: Соли 1776
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اردو: 1776ء
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粵語: 1776年
中文: 1776年