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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1720s  1730s  1740s  – 1750s –  1760s  1770s  1780s
Years: 1751 1752 175317541755 1756 1757
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1754 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1754
Ab urbe condita 2507
Armenian calendar 1203
Assyrian calendar 6504
Bengali calendar 1161
Berber calendar 2704
British Regnal year 27 Geo. 2 – 28 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar 2298
Burmese calendar 1116
Byzantine calendar 7262–7263
Chinese calendar 癸酉(Water Rooster)
4450 or 4390
    — to —
甲戌年 (Wood Dog)
4451 or 4391
Coptic calendar 1470–1471
Discordian calendar 2920
Ethiopian calendar 1746–1747
Hebrew calendar 5514–5515
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1810–1811
 - Shaka Samvat 1676–1677
 - Kali Yuga 4855–4856
Holocene calendar 11754
Igbo calendar 754–755
Iranian calendar 1132–1133
Islamic calendar 1167–1168
Japanese calendar Hōreki 4
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4087
Minguo calendar 158 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2296–2297

1754 (MDCCLIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Julian calendar, the 1754th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 754th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 18th century, and the 5th year of the 1750s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1754 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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  • Surveyor William Churton lays out what will become the county seat of Orange County, North Carolina. The town is named Corbin Town for Francis Corbin, a member of the North Carolina governor's council. Corbin Town is renamed Childsburgh in 1759 and finally Hillsborough in 1766.




Further reading

  • John Blair; J. Willoughby Rosse (1856). "1754". Blair's Chronological Tables. London: H.G. Bohn – via Hathi Trust.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>