1815

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This article is about the year 1815.
A carved date from a school in Stamford
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1815 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1815
MDCCCXV
Ab urbe condita 2568
Armenian calendar 1264
ԹՎ ՌՄԿԴ
Assyrian calendar 6565
Bengali calendar 1222
Berber calendar 2765
British Regnal year 55 Geo. 3 – 56 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2359
Burmese calendar 1177
Byzantine calendar 7323–7324
Chinese calendar 甲戌(Wood Dog)
4511 or 4451
    — to —
乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4512 or 4452
Coptic calendar 1531–1532
Discordian calendar 2981
Ethiopian calendar 1807–1808
Hebrew calendar 5575–5576
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1871–1872
 - Shaka Samvat 1736–1737
 - Kali Yuga 4915–4916
Holocene calendar 11815
Igbo calendar 815–816
Iranian calendar 1193–1194
Islamic calendar 1230–1231
Japanese calendar Bunka 12
(文化12年)
Javanese calendar 1741–1742
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4148
Minguo calendar 97 before ROC
民前97年
Nanakshahi calendar 347
Thai solar calendar 2357–2358


1815 (MDCCCXV) was a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Julian calendar, the 1815th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 815th year of the 2nd millennium, the 15th year of the 19th century, and the 6th year of the 1810s decade. As of the start of 1815, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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April 5April 12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate.
June 9: Congress of Vienna concludes (Jean Godefroy & Jean-Baptiste Isabey)

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References[edit]

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  3. ^ Adams, Charles Hansford (2005). The Narrative of Robert Adams: A Barbary Captive. New York: Cambridge University Press. p. x. 
  4. ^ To a meeting of the Royal Society in Newcastle upon Tyne.
  5. ^ "Icons, a portrait of England 1800-1820". icons.org.uk. Archived from the original on October 16, 2009. Retrieved 2007-09-11. 
  6. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 247–248. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  7. ^ Johnson, H. Earle (1986). "Handel and Haydn Society". In Hitchcock, H. Wiley; Sadie, Stanley. The New Grove Dictionary of American Music. II. London: Macmillan Press. p. 318. ISBN 0-943818-36-2.