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|Ab urbe condita||2210|
|Balinese saka calendar||1378–1379|
|English Regnal year||35 Hen. 6 – 36 Hen. 6|
|Chinese calendar|| 丙子年 (Fire Rat)|
4153 or 4093
— to —
丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
4154 or 4094
|- Vikram Samvat||1513–1514|
|- Shaka Samvat||1378–1379|
|- Kali Yuga||4557–4558|
|Japanese calendar|| Kōshō 3 / Chōroku 1|
|Minguo calendar||455 before ROC |
|Thai solar calendar||1999–2000|
1583 or 1202 or 430
— to —
1584 or 1203 or 431
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Year 1457 ( MCDLVII ) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.
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Year 1477 (MCDLXXVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1454 (MCDLIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.
Year Bb1308Bb (MCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.
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Year 1559 (MDLIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1547 (MDXLVII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.
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Year 1494 (MCDXCIV) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1470 (MCDLXX) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1467 (MCDLXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1450 (MCDL) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1397 (MCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1443 (MCDXLIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar.
Year 1449 (MCDXLIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar.
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