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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1680s  1690s  1700s  – 1710s –  1720s  1730s  1740s
Years: 1714 1715 171617171718 1719 1720
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1717 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1717
Ab urbe condita 2470
Armenian calendar 1166
Assyrian calendar 6467
Bengali calendar 1124
Berber calendar 2667
British Regnal year Geo. 1 – 4 Geo. 1
Buddhist calendar 2261
Burmese calendar 1079
Byzantine calendar 7225–7226
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4413 or 4353
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4414 or 4354
Coptic calendar 1433–1434
Discordian calendar 2883
Ethiopian calendar 1709–1710
Hebrew calendar 5477–5478
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1773–1774
 - Shaka Samvat 1639–1640
 - Kali Yuga 4818–4819
Holocene calendar 11717
Igbo calendar 717–718
Iranian calendar 1095–1096
Islamic calendar 1129–1130
Japanese calendar Kyōhō 2
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4050
Minguo calendar 195 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2259–2260

1717 (MDCCXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Julian calendar, the 1717th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 717th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1710s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1717 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.




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