1862

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1862 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1862
MDCCCLXII
Ab urbe condita2615
Armenian calendar1311
ԹՎ ՌՅԺԱ
Assyrian calendar6612
Baháʼí calendar18–19
Balinese saka calendar1783–1784
Bengali calendar1269
Berber calendar2812
British Regnal year25 Vict. 1 – 26 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar2406
Burmese calendar1224
Byzantine calendar7370–7371
Chinese calendar辛酉年 (Metal Rooster)
4559 or 4352
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
4560 or 4353
Coptic calendar1578–1579
Discordian calendar3028
Ethiopian calendar1854–1855
Hebrew calendar5622–5623
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1918–1919
 - Shaka Samvat1783–1784
 - Kali Yuga4962–4963
Holocene calendar11862
Igbo calendar862–863
Iranian calendar1240–1241
Islamic calendar1278–1279
Japanese calendarBunkyū 2
(文久2年)
Javanese calendar1790–1791
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4195
Minguo calendar50 before ROC
民前50年
Nanakshahi calendar394
Thai solar calendar2404–2405
Tibetan calendar阴金鸡年
(female Iron-Rooster)
1988 or 1607 or 835
    — to —
阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
1989 or 1608 or 836

1862 (MDCCCLXII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1862nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 862nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 62nd year of the 19th century, and the 3rd year of the 1860s decade. As of the start of 1862, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

American Civil War in 1862

January–March

January 30: USS Monitor.
February 6: Battle of Fort Henry.

April–June

July–September

Diagram of US Federal Government and American Union. Published: 1862, July 15.

October–December

December 13: Battle of Fredericksburg.
Dec. 30: Monitor sinks.

Date unknown

Births

January–March

David Hilbert
Edith Wharton

April–June

July–September

Gustav Klimt
Claude Debussy
Ida B. Wells
Andrew Fisher
Billy Hughes

October–December

Gerhart Hauptmann

Date unknown

Deaths

January–June

Samuel Colt
John Tyler
Henry David Thoreau

July–December

Judith Montefiore
Martin Van Buren

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