1881

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This article is about the year 1881- ١٨٨١.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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Years: 1878 1879 188018811882 1883 1884
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1881 (MDCCCLXXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Julian calendar, the 1881st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 881st year of the 2nd millennium, the 81st year of the 19th century, and the 2nd year of the 1880s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1881 is 12 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

January–March

April–June

World's first regular electric tram service started in Berlin

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

File:Stamps of Germany (DDR) 1981, MiNr 2603.jpg

Deaths

Modest Mussorgsky, painted 2–5 March 1881, only a few days before the composer's death

January–June

July–December

date unknown

References

  1. "An Act Respecting the Canadian Pacific Railway"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 434–435. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  3. "Godalming Power Station". Engineering Timelines. Retrieved 2010-07-06. 
  4. "The Savoy Theatre". The Times. London. 1881-10-03. p. 7. 
  5. Burgess, Michael (January 1975). "Richard D'Oyly Carte". The Savoyard: 7–11. 
  6. "Savoy Theatre". The Times. 1881-12-29. p. 4. Retrieved 2012-01-30.