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Categories: Gregorian calendar, All articles needing additional references, 1582 establishments, 1582 establishments in Europe
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Gregorian calendar  New Style calendar  Gregorian Calender  Gregorian Date  new Christian calendar
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The solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years; it was adopted by Great Britain and the American colonies in 1752 WordNet 3.0
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The solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years; it was adopted by Great Britain and the American colonies in 1752 WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The Gregorian calendar is the calendar used in most of the world. Wikipedia
Arithmetic solar calendar system, with a 365-day year, plus one day intercalated into one of the 12 month during some years; internationally the most widely accepted civil calendar Wikidata
The system of dates used by most of the world, decreed by and named after, Pope Gregory XIII in 1582. OmegaWiki
The calendar currently used in the western world. It replaced the Julian calendar and was devised to halt the slow drift of the vernal equinox towards earlier in the year. Wiktionary