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1717 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1717
Ab urbe condita2470
Armenian calendar1166
Assyrian calendar6467
Bengali calendar1124
Berber calendar2667
British Regnal year3 Geo. 1  4 Geo. 1
Buddhist calendar2261
Burmese calendar1079
Byzantine calendar7225–7226
Chinese calendar丙申(Fire Monkey)
4413 or 4353
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4414 or 4354
Coptic calendar1433–1434
Discordian calendar2883
Ethiopian calendar1709–1710
Hebrew calendar5477–5478
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1773–1774
 - Shaka Samvat1638–1639
 - Kali Yuga4817–4818
Holocene calendar11717
Igbo calendar717–718
Iranian calendar1095–1096
Islamic calendar1129–1130
Japanese calendarKyōhō 2
Javanese calendar1640–1641
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4050
Minguo calendar195 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar249
Thai solar calendar2259–2260
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1717 (MDCCXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Julian calendar, the 1717th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 717th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1710s decade. As of the start of 1717, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.




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