This airticle is aboot the year 1724.

1724 (MDCCXXIV) wis a leap year stairtin on Seturday o the Gregorian calendar and a leap year stairtin on Wadensday o the Julian calendar, the 1724t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 724t year o the 2nt millennium, the 24t year o the 18t century, an the 5t year o the 1720s decade. As o the stairt o 1724, the Gregorian calendar wis 11 days aheid o the Julian calendar, that remeened in localised use till 1923.

Millennium: 2nt millennium
Centuries: 17t century18t century19t century
Decades: 1690s  1700s  1710s  – 1720s –  1730s  1740s  1750s
Years: 1721 1722 172317241725 1726 1727