1761 (MDCCLXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1761st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 761st year of the 2nd millennium, the 61st year of the 18th century, and the 2nd year of the 1760s decade. As of the start of 1761, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1730s  1740s  1750s  – 1760s –  1770s  1780s  1790s
Years: 1758 1759 176017611762 1763 1764
1761 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1761
Ab urbe condita2514
Armenian calendar1210
Assyrian calendar6511
Balinese saka calendar1682–1683
Bengali calendar1168
Berber calendar2711
British Regnal yearGeo. 3 – 2 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2305
Burmese calendar1123
Byzantine calendar7269–7270
Chinese calendar庚辰(Metal Dragon)
4457 or 4397
    — to —
辛巳年 (Metal Snake)
4458 or 4398
Coptic calendar1477–1478
Discordian calendar2927
Ethiopian calendar1753–1754
Hebrew calendar5521–5522
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1817–1818
 - Shaka Samvat1682–1683
 - Kali Yuga4861–4862
Holocene calendar11761
Igbo calendar761–762
Iranian calendar1139–1140
Islamic calendar1174–1175
Japanese calendarHōreki 11
Javanese calendar1686–1687
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4094
Minguo calendar151 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar293
Thai solar calendar2303–2304
Tibetan calendar阳金龙年
(male Iron-Dragon)
1887 or 1506 or 734
    — to —
(female Iron-Snake)
1888 or 1507 or 735




for more information, see Category:1761 births.