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1521 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1521
MDXXI
Ab urbe condita 2274
Armenian calendar 970
ԹՎ ՋՀ
Assyrian calendar 6271
Balinese saka calendar 1442–1443
Bengali calendar 928
Berber calendar 2471
English Regnal year 12  Hen. 8   13  Hen. 8
Buddhist calendar 2065
Burmese calendar 883
Byzantine calendar 7029–7030
Chinese calendar 庚辰(Metal  Dragon)
4217 or 4157
     to 
辛巳年 (Metal  Snake)
4218 or 4158
Coptic calendar 1237–1238
Discordian calendar 2687
Ethiopian calendar 1513–1514
Hebrew calendar 5281–5282
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1577–1578
 - Shaka Samvat 1442–1443
 - Kali Yuga 4621–4622
Holocene calendar 11521
Igbo calendar 521–522
Iranian calendar 899–900
Islamic calendar 927–928
Japanese calendar Eishō 18 / Daiei 1
(大永元年)
Javanese calendar 1438–1439
Julian calendar 1521
MDXXI
Korean calendar 3854
Minguo calendar 391 before ROC
民前391年
Nanakshahi calendar 53
Thai solar calendar 2063–2064
Tibetan calendar 阳金龙年
(male Iron-Dragon)
1647 or 1266 or 494
     to 
阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
1648 or 1267 or 495
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March 16: Magellan's Cross arriving in the Philippines.

Year 1521 ( MDXXI ) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar, the 1521st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 521st year of the 2nd millennium, the 21st year of the 16th century, and the 2nd year of the 1520s decade.

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Neacșu's letter, the oldest surviving document written in Romanian has the oldest appearance of the word "Rumanian"

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Maria of Portugal, Duchess of Viseu

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Emperor Zhengde
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Ferdinand Magellan
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Juan Ponce de Leon
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Saint Margaret of Lorraine
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Pope Leo X
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King Manuel I of Portugal
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Blessed Domenico Spadafora

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