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1899

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
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1899 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1899
MDCCCXCIX
Ab urbe condita 2652
Armenian calendar 1348
ԹՎ ՌՅԽԸ
Assyrian calendar 6649
Bahá'í calendar 55–56
Balinese saka calendar 1820–1821
Bengali calendar 1306
Berber calendar 2849
British Regnal year 62 Vict. 1 – 63 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2443
Burmese calendar 1261
Byzantine calendar 7407–7408
Chinese calendar 戊戌(Earth Dog)
4595 or 4535
    — to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
4596 or 4536
Coptic calendar 1615–1616
Discordian calendar 3065
Ethiopian calendar 1891–1892
Hebrew calendar 5659–5660
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1955–1956
 - Shaka Samvat 1820–1821
 - Kali Yuga 4999–5000
Holocene calendar 11899
Igbo calendar 899–900
Iranian calendar 1277–1278
Islamic calendar 1316–1317
Japanese calendar Meiji 32
(明治32年)
Javanese calendar 1828–1829
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4232
Minguo calendar 13 before ROC
民前13年
Nanakshahi calendar 431
Thai solar calendar 2441–2442
Tibetan calendar 阳土狗年
(male Earth-Dog)
2025 or 1644 or 872
    — to —
阴土猪年
(female Earth-Pig)
2026 or 1645 or 873

1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1899th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 899th year of the 2nd millennium, the 99th year of the 19th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1890s decade. As of the start of 1899, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January–March

March 6: Aspirin.

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