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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1680s  1690s  1700s  – 1710s –  1720s  1730s  1740s
Years: 1708 1709 171017111712 1713 1714
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1711 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1711
Ab urbe condita 2464
Armenian calendar 1160
Assyrian calendar 6461
Bengali calendar 1118
Berber calendar 2661
British Regnal year Ann. 1 – 10 Ann. 1
Buddhist calendar 2255
Burmese calendar 1073
Byzantine calendar 7219–7220
Chinese calendar 庚寅(Metal Tiger)
4407 or 4347
    — to —
辛卯年 (Metal Rabbit)
4408 or 4348
Coptic calendar 1427–1428
Discordian calendar 2877
Ethiopian calendar 1703–1704
Hebrew calendar 5471–5472
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1767–1768
 - Shaka Samvat 1633–1634
 - Kali Yuga 4812–4813
Holocene calendar 11711
Igbo calendar 711–712
Iranian calendar 1089–1090
Islamic calendar 1122–1123
Japanese calendar Hōei 8 / Shōtoku 1
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4044
Minguo calendar 201 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2253–2254

1711 (MDCCXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Julian calendar, the 1711th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 711th year of the 2nd millennium, the 11th year of the 18th century, and the 2nd year of the 1710s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1711 is 11 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929. In the Swedish calendar it was a common year starting on Sunday, one day ahead of the Julian and ten days behind the Gregorian calendar.


January: North Carolina.



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  • Friedrich Breckling, Swiss mystic (b. 1629).

In popular culture

1711, and the Treaty of the Pruth, and the invention of the tuning fork, and the Wikipedia entry for 1711, were referenced in John Finnemore's Double Acts on BBC Radio Four on 20 November 2015.[3]


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  2. "Royal Charters, Privy Council website". Archived from the original on August 24, 2007. Retrieved August 24, 2007.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "BBC Radio 4 - John Finnemore's Double Acts, Hot Desk". BBC. November 20, 2015. Retrieved January 5, 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>