1854

1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1854th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 854th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1850s decade. As of the start of 1854, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January–March

Juan Álvarez, strongman of Guerrero, was named by the Plan of Ayutla as one of three leaders of liberation forces.

April–June

July–September

October–December

Undated

Births

January–June

July–December

Undated

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Undated

Further reading

  • The Annual register of world events: Volume 96 (1855), highly detailed coverage of events in British Empire and worldwide full text online
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