1707 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1707
Ab urbe condita 2460
Armenian calendar 1156
Assyrian calendar 6457
Balinese saka calendar 1628–1629
Bengali calendar 1114
Berber calendar 2657
British Regnal year Ann. 1 – 6 Ann. 1
Buddhist calendar 2251
Burmese calendar 1069
Byzantine calendar 7215–7216
Chinese calendar 丙戌(Fire Dog)
4403 or 4343
    — to —
丁亥年 (Fire Pig)
4404 or 4344
Coptic calendar 1423–1424
Discordian calendar 2873
Ethiopian calendar 1699–1700
Hebrew calendar 5467–5468
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1763–1764
 - Shaka Samvat 1628–1629
 - Kali Yuga 4807–4808
Holocene calendar 11707
Igbo calendar 707–708
Iranian calendar 1085–1086
Islamic calendar 1118–1119
Japanese calendar Hōei 4
Javanese calendar 1630–1631
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4040
Minguo calendar 205 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar 239
Thai solar calendar 2249–2250
Tibetan calendar 阳火狗年
(male Fire-Dog)
1833 or 1452 or 680
    — to —
(female Fire-Pig)
1834 or 1453 or 681

1707 (MDCCVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1707th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 707th year of the 2nd millennium, the 7th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1700s decade. As of the start of 1707, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

In the Swedish calendar it was a common year starting on Tuesday, one day ahead of the Julian and ten days behind the Gregorian calendar.




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  • The English Parliament establishes the first turnpike trusts, which place a length of road under the control of trustees, drawn from local landowners and traders. The turnpike trusts borrow capital for road maintenance against the security of tolls, and this arrangement becomes the common method of road maintenance for the next 150 years.








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