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Millennium: 2nd millennium
1917 by topic:
By country
Birth and death categories
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Works and introductions categories
1917 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1917
Ab urbe condita 2670
Armenian calendar 1366
Assyrian calendar 6667
Bahá'í calendar 73–74
Bengali calendar 1324
Berber calendar 2867
British Regnal year Geo. 5 – 8 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2461
Burmese calendar 1279
Byzantine calendar 7425–7426
Chinese calendar 丙辰(Fire Dragon)
4613 or 4553
    — to —
丁巳年 (Fire Snake)
4614 or 4554
Coptic calendar 1633–1634
Discordian calendar 3083
Ethiopian calendar 1909–1910
Hebrew calendar 5677–5678
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1973–1974
 - Shaka Samvat 1838–1839
 - Kali Yuga 5017–5018
Holocene calendar 11917
Igbo calendar 917–918
Iranian calendar 1295–1296
Islamic calendar 1335–1336
Japanese calendar Taishō 6
Javanese calendar 1847–1848
Juche calendar 6
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4250
Minguo calendar ROC 6
Nanakshahi calendar 449
Thai solar calendar 2459–2460

1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Julian calendar, the 1917th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 917th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1910s decade. As of the start of 1917, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Below, events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.


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