Gregorian 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

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Gregorian calendar replaced Julian calendar in 1582.
The Gregorian calendar is the standard international calendar for civil use.