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Subject: 17th century, 1585, December 1, 1637, 1577
Collection: 1640
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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1610s  1620s  1630s  – 1640s –  1650s  1660s  1670s
Years: 1637 1638 163916401641 1642 1643
1640 by topic:
Arts and Science
Architecture - Art - Literature - Music - Science
Lists of leaders
Colonial governors - State leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works category
1640 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1640
Ab urbe condita 2393
Armenian calendar 1089
Assyrian calendar 6390
Bahá'í calendar −204 – −203
Bengali calendar 1047
Berber calendar 2590
English Regnal year 15 Cha. 1 – 16 Cha. 1
Buddhist calendar 2184
Burmese calendar 1002
Byzantine calendar 7148–7149
Chinese calendar 己卯(Earth Rabbit)
4336 or 4276
    — to —
庚辰年 (Metal Dragon)
4337 or 4277
Coptic calendar 1356–1357
Discordian calendar 2806
Ethiopian calendar 1632–1633
Hebrew calendar 5400–5401
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1696–1697
 - Shaka Samvat 1562–1563
 - Kali Yuga 4741–4742
Holocene calendar 11640
Igbo calendar 640–641
Iranian calendar 1018–1019
Islamic calendar 1049–1050
Japanese calendar Kan'ei 17
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3973
Minguo calendar 272 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2183

Year 1640 (MDCXL) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar.




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  1. ^ a b c d "British Civil Wars, Commonwealth and Protectorate 1638-60". 
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