1887

1887 (MDCCCLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar, the 1887th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 887th year of the 2nd millennium, the 87th year of the 19th century, and the 8th year of the 1880s decade. As of the start of 1887, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1887 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1887
MDCCCLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita2640
Armenian calendar1336
ԹՎ ՌՅԼԶ
Assyrian calendar6637
Bahá'í calendar43–44
Balinese saka calendar1808–1809
Bengali calendar1294
Berber calendar2837
British Regnal year50 Vict. 1 – 51 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar2431
Burmese calendar1249
Byzantine calendar7395–7396
Chinese calendar丙戌(Fire Dog)
4583 or 4523
    — to —
丁亥年 (Fire Pig)
4584 or 4524
Coptic calendar1603–1604
Discordian calendar3053
Ethiopian calendar1879–1880
Hebrew calendar5647–5648
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1943–1944
 - Shaka Samvat1808–1809
 - Kali Yuga4987–4988
Holocene calendar11887
Igbo calendar887–888
Iranian calendar1265–1266
Islamic calendar1304–1305
Japanese calendarMeiji 20
(明治20年)
Javanese calendar1816–1817
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4220
Minguo calendar25 before ROC
民前25年
Nanakshahi calendar419
Thai solar calendar2429–2430
Tibetan calendar阳火狗年
(male Fire-Dog)
2013 or 1632 or 860
    — to —
阴火猪年
(female Fire-Pig)
2014 or 1633 or 861

Events

January–March

Gottlieb Daimler 1890s2
March 4: Daimler

April–June

Moraine Lake 17092005
June 23: Banff National Park

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date Unknown

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Date Unknown

References

  1. ^ Royal.gov.uk Archived November 1, 2005, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ pc.gc.ca
  3. ^ Price, Trevor J. (2004). "Blyth, James (1839–1906)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Online ed.). Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2014-04-16. (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  4. ^ Hardy, Chris (2010-07-06). "Renewable energy and role of Marykirk's James Blyth". The Courier (Dundee). D. C. Thomson & Co.
  5. ^ U.S. Patent No. 366,945, filed July 6, 1886; second patent granted October 11, 1887: U.S. Patent No. 371,496, filed March 12, 1887.
  6. ^ Coogan, Tim Pat (2002). Wherever Green Is Worn: The Story of the Irish Diaspora. Palgrave Macmillan. p. 250. ISBN 978-1-4039-6014-6.
  7. ^ Wagg, Stephen (2002). British Football and Social Exclusion. Routledge. p. 196. ISBN 978-0-7146-5217-7.
  8. ^ Westcott, Kathryn (2011-04-09). "HG Wells or Enrique Gaspar: Whose time machine was first?". BBC News. Retrieved 2011-04-09.

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