1760 - 2099
Find out on what
day important dates occurred!
The modern Gregorian
calendar was only adopted in Britain in 1752.
This standardized both the start of the year to 1st January and the
'leap year rules': If the year is divisible by four it is a leap year.
century year is divisible by 400 it is a leap year. A leap year is a year
where February has 29 days instead of the normal 28 days.