1815 (MDCCCXV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1815th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 815th year of the 2nd millennium, the 15th year of the 19th century, and the 6th year of the 1810s decade. As of the start of 1815, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January–March

April–June

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April 5April 12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate.

July–September

October–December

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June 9: Congress of Vienna concludes (Jean Godefroy & Jean-Baptiste Isabey)

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Births

January–June

July–December

Deaths

January–June

July–December