Millennium: 2nd millennium
1792 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1792
Ab urbe condita2545
Armenian calendar1241
Assyrian calendar6542
Balinese saka calendar1713–1714
Bengali calendar1199
Berber calendar2742
British Regnal year32 Geo. 3 – 33 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar2336
Burmese calendar1154
Byzantine calendar7300–7301
Chinese calendar辛亥年 (Metal Pig)
4488 or 4428
    — to —
壬子年 (Water Rat)
4489 or 4429
Coptic calendar1508–1509
Discordian calendar2958
Ethiopian calendar1784–1785
Hebrew calendar5552–5553
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1848–1849
 - Shaka Samvat1713–1714
 - Kali Yuga4892–4893
Holocene calendar11792
Igbo calendar792–793
Iranian calendar1170–1171
Islamic calendar1206–1207
Japanese calendarKansei 4
Javanese calendar1718–1719
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4125
Minguo calendar120 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar324
Thai solar calendar2334–2335
Tibetan calendar阴金猪年
(female Iron-Pig)
1918 or 1537 or 765
    — to —
(male Water-Rat)
1919 or 1538 or 766
May 21: Mount Unzen erupts.
May 21: Mount Unzen erupts.

1792 (MDCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar, the 1792nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 792nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 92nd year of the 18th century, and the 3rd year of the 1790s decade. As of the start of 1792, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.





September 20: Battle of Valmy.


October 29: Mount Hood is named.
October 29: Mount Hood is named.

Date unknown



Gioachino Rossini
Thaddeus Stevens
Pope Pius IX


Percy Bysshe Shelley
John Russell, 1st Earl Russell



George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney


Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe


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