1882

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This article is about the year 1882.
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1882 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1882
MDCCCLXXXII
Ab urbe condita 2635
Armenian calendar 1331
ԹՎ ՌՅԼԱ
Assyrian calendar 6632
Bahá'í calendar 38–39
Bengali calendar 1289
Berber calendar 2832
British Regnal year 45 Vict. 1 – 46 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2426
Burmese calendar 1244
Byzantine calendar 7390–7391
Chinese calendar 辛巳(Metal Snake)
4578 or 4518
    — to —
壬午年 (Water Horse)
4579 or 4519
Coptic calendar 1598–1599
Discordian calendar 3048
Ethiopian calendar 1874–1875
Hebrew calendar 5642–5643
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1938–1939
 - Shaka Samvat 1803–1804
 - Kali Yuga 4982–4983
Holocene calendar 11882
Igbo calendar 882–883
Iranian calendar 1260–1261
Islamic calendar 1299–1300
Japanese calendar Meiji 15
(明治15年)
Javanese calendar 1811–1812
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4215
Minguo calendar 30 before ROC
民前30年
Nanakshahi calendar 414
Thai solar calendar 2424–2425

1882 (MDCCCLXXXII) 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 1882nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 882nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 82nd year of the 19th century, and the 3rd year of the 1880s decade. As of the start of 1882, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

The "Elektromote", the world's first trolleybus,[5] in Berlin, Germany, 1882

July–September[edit]

Photograph of the comet as seen from Cape Town by David Gill
  • September 18Great Comet of 1882: Her Majesty's Astronomer at the Cape, David Gill, reported watching the comet rise a few minutes before the Sun and described it as "The nucleus was then undoubtedly single, and certainly rather under than over 4″ in diameter; in fact, as I have described it, it resembled very much a star of the 1st magnitude seen by daylight."

October–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Births[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

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July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitten, David O.; Whitten, Bessie Emrick (1990). Handbook of American Business History: Manufacturing. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 182. 
  2. ^ Grothe, Mardy (2009). Viva la Repartee. HarperCollins. p. 34. 
  3. ^ Cooper, John. "Attribution of 'I have nothing to declare except my genius'". Oscar Wilde in America. Retrieved 2012-08-12. 
  4. ^ Johnson, John W. (2001). Historic U.S. Court Cases. U.S.: Taylor & Francis. p. 54. 
  5. ^ Elektromote, Siemens History website on 14 August 2015
  6. ^ "Luce Ben Aben School of Arab Embroidery I, Algiers, Algeria". World Digital Library. 1899. Retrieved 2013-09-26. 

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