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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1650s  1660s  1670s  – 1680s –  1690s  1700s  1710s
Years: 1678 1679 168016811682 1683 1684
1681 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1681
MDCLXXXI
Ab urbe condita 2434
Armenian calendar 1130
ԹՎ ՌՃԼ
Assyrian calendar 6431
Bahá'í calendar -163–-162
Bengali calendar 1088
Berber calendar 2631
English Regnal year 32 Cha. 2 – 33 Cha. 2
Buddhist calendar 2225
Burmese calendar 1043
Byzantine calendar 7189–7190
Chinese calendar 庚申年十一月十二日
(4317/4377-11-12)
— to —
辛酉年十一月廿二日
(4318/4378-11-22)
Coptic calendar 1397–1398
Ethiopian calendar 1673–1674
Hebrew calendar 5441–5442
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1737–1738
 - Shaka Samvat 1603–1604
 - Kali Yuga 4782–4783
Holocene calendar 11681
Iranian calendar 1059–1060
Islamic calendar 1091–1092
Japanese calendar Enpō 9Tenna 1
(天和元年)
Korean calendar 4014
Minguo calendar 231 before ROC
民前231年
Thai solar calendar 2224

Year 1681 was a common year that started on a Wednesday when using the Gregorian calendar.

Events

  • March 14Charles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania.
  • October 28 – A London woman is publicly flogged for the crime of "involving herself in politics."
  • August 31 – Titus Oates is told to leave his state apartments in the Whitehall – his fame begins to wane and he is soon arrested and imprisoned for sedition.
  • August 12 – The Ahom King Gadadhar Singha or Gadapani, who took the Tai name Supaatphaa, ascends the throne.

Undated

Births

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Deaths

  • January 28 – Richard Allestree, English royalist churchman (born 1619)
  • March 12 – Frans van Mieris, Sr., Dutch painter (born 1635)
  • May 25 – Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Spanish dramatist and poet (born 1600)
  • July 1 – Oliver Plunkett, Irish saint (born 1629)
  • July 25 – Urian Oakes, English-born President of Harvard University (born 1631)
  • August 22 – Philippe Delano, Dutch Plymouth Colony settler (born 1602)
  • December 22 – Richard Alleine, English Puritan clergyman (born 1611)
  • date unknown – Gerard ter Borch, Dutch painter (born 1617)
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