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1701 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1701
Ab urbe condita2454
Armenian calendar1150
Assyrian calendar6451
Balinese saka calendar1622-1623
Bengali calendar1108
Berber calendar2651
English Regnal year13 Will. 3 - 14 Will. 3
Buddhist calendar2245
Burmese calendar1063
Byzantine calendar7209-7210
Chinese calendar? (Metal Dragon)
4397 or 4337
    -- to --
(Metal Snake)
4398 or 4338
Coptic calendar1417-1418
Discordian calendar2867
Ethiopian calendar1693-1694
Hebrew calendar5461-5462
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1757-1758
 - Shaka Samvat1622-1623
 - Kali Yuga4801-4802
Holocene calendar11701
Igbo calendar701-702
Iranian calendar1079-1080
Islamic calendar1112-1113
Japanese calendarGenroku 14
Javanese calendar1624-1625
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4034
Minguo calendar211 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar233
Thai solar calendar2243-2244
Tibetan calendar?
(male Iron-Dragon)
1827 or 1446 or 674
    -- to --
(female Iron-Snake)
1828 or 1447 or 675

1701 (MDCCI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1701st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 701st year of the 2nd millennium, the 1st year of the 18th century, and the 2nd year of the 1700s decade. As of the start of 1701, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

In the Swedish calendar it was a common year starting on Tuesday, one day ahead of the Julian and ten days behind the Gregorian calendar.




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  • English agriculturalist Jethro Tull invents a drill for planting seeds in rows.
  • The Philharmonic Society (Academia Philharmonicorum) is established in Ljubljana, Slovenia.








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  4. ^ Anthony Hamilton (Count); Charles II (King of England); Thomas Blount; Walter Scott (1846). Memoirs of the Court of Charles the Second. H. G. Bohn. p. 373.

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