1844 (MDCCCXLIV) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1844th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 844th year of the 2nd millennium, the 44th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1840s decade. As of the start of 1844, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1810s  1820s  1830s  – 1840s –  1850s  1860s  1870s
Years: 1841 1842 184318441845 1846 1847
1844 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1844
Ab urbe condita2597
Armenian calendar1293
Assyrian calendar6594
Bahá'í calendar0–1
Balinese saka calendar1765–1766
Bengali calendar1251
Berber calendar2794
British Regnal yearVict. 1 – 8 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar2388
Burmese calendar1206
Byzantine calendar7352–7353
Chinese calendar癸卯(Water Rabbit)
4540 or 4480
    — to —
甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
4541 or 4481
Coptic calendar1560–1561
Discordian calendar3010
Ethiopian calendar1836–1837
Hebrew calendar5604–5605
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1900–1901
 - Shaka Samvat1765–1766
 - Kali Yuga4944–4945
Holocene calendar11844
Igbo calendar844–845
Iranian calendar1222–1223
Islamic calendar1259–1260
Japanese calendarTenpō 15 / Kōka 1
Javanese calendar1771–1772
Julian calendarGregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar4177
Minguo calendar68 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar376
Thai solar calendar2386–2387
Tibetan calendar阴水兔年
(female Water-Rabbit)
1970 or 1589 or 817
    — to —
(male Wood-Dragon)
1971 or 1590 or 818

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