Millennium: 2nd millennium
1762 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1762
Ab urbe condita2515
Armenian calendar1211
Assyrian calendar6512
Balinese saka calendar1683–1684
Bengali calendar1169
Berber calendar2712
British Regnal yearGeo. 3 – 3 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2306
Burmese calendar1124
Byzantine calendar7270–7271
Chinese calendar辛巳年 (Metal Snake)
4458 or 4398
    — to —
壬午年 (Water Horse)
4459 or 4399
Coptic calendar1478–1479
Discordian calendar2928
Ethiopian calendar1754–1755
Hebrew calendar5522–5523
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1818–1819
 - Shaka Samvat1683–1684
 - Kali Yuga4862–4863
Holocene calendar11762
Igbo calendar762–763
Iranian calendar1140–1141
Islamic calendar1175–1176
Japanese calendarHōreki 12
Javanese calendar1687–1688
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4095
Minguo calendar150 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar294
Thai solar calendar2304–2305
Tibetan calendar阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
1888 or 1507 or 735
    — to —
(male Water-Horse)
1889 or 1508 or 736

1762 (MDCCLXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1762nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 762nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 62nd year of the 18th century, and the 3rd year of the 1760s decade. As of the start of 1762, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.






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