1542

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1542 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1542
MDXLII
Ab urbe condita 2295
Armenian calendar 991
ԹՎ ՋՂԱ
Assyrian calendar 6292
Balinese saka calendar 1463–1464
Bengali calendar 949
Berber calendar 2492
English Regnal year 33  Hen. 8   34  Hen. 8
Buddhist calendar 2086
Burmese calendar 904
Byzantine calendar 7050–7051
Chinese calendar 辛丑(Metal  Ox)
4238 or 4178
     to 
壬寅年 (Water  Tiger)
4239 or 4179
Coptic calendar 1258–1259
Discordian calendar 2708
Ethiopian calendar 1534–1535
Hebrew calendar 5302–5303
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1598–1599
 - Shaka Samvat 1463–1464
 - Kali Yuga 4642–4643
Holocene calendar 11542
Igbo calendar 542–543
Iranian calendar 920–921
Islamic calendar 948–949
Japanese calendar Tenbun 11
(天文11年)
Javanese calendar 1460–1461
Julian calendar 1542
MDXLII
Korean calendar 3875
Minguo calendar 370 before ROC
民前370年
Nanakshahi calendar 74
Thai solar calendar 2084–2085
Tibetan calendar 阴金牛年
(female Iron-Ox)
1668 or 1287 or 515
     to 
阳水虎年
(male Water-Tiger)
1669 or 1288 or 516
Portuguese battles in Ethiopia. Ethiopia in its region.svg
Portuguese battles in Ethiopia.

Year 1542 ( MDXLII ) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Isabella de' Medici
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Henriette of Cleves

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James V of Scotland

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1636 Calendar year

1636 (MDCXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1636th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 636th year of the 2nd millennium, the 36th year of the 17th century, and the 7th year of the 1630s decade. As of the start of 1636, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

1543 Calendar year

Year 1543 (MDXLIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar. It is one of the years sometimes referred to as an "Annus mirabilis" because of its significant publications in science, considered the start of the scientific revolution.

1568 Calendar year

Year 1568 (MDLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.

1503 Calendar year

Year 1503 (MDIII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.

1520s

The 1520s decade ran from January 1, 1520, to December 31, 1529.

The 1460s decade ran from January 1, 1460, to December 31, 1469.

The 1480s decade ran from January 1, 1480, to December 31, 1489.

1540 Calendar year

Year 1540 (MDXL) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.

1638 Calendar year

1638 (MDCXXXVIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1638th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 638th year of the 2nd millennium, the 38th year of the 17th century, and the 9th year of the 1630s decade. As of the start of 1638, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

1500s (decade) Decade

The 1500s ran from January 1, 1500, to December 31, 1509.

1560s

The 1560s decade ran from January 1, 1560, to December 31, 1569.

1553 Calendar year

Year 1553 (MDLIII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.

1541 Calendar year

Year 1541 (MDXLI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.

1508 Calendar year

Year 1508 (MDVIII) was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.

Year 1497 (MCDXCVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.

Year 1485 (MCDLXXXV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar.

Year 1460 (MCDLX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1460th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 460th year of the 2nd millennium, the 60th year of the 15th century, and the 1st year of the 1460s decade.

Cristóvão da Gama 16th-century Portuguese military commander

Cristóvão da Gama, anglicised as Christopher da Gama, was a Portuguese military commander who led a Portuguese army of 400 musketeers on a crusade in Ethiopia (1541–1543) against the far larger Adal Muslim army of Imam Ahmad ibn Ibrahim al-Ghazi aided by the Ottoman Empire.

Ottoman–Portuguese conflicts (1538–1559)

The Ottoman-Portuguese conflicts of 1538 to 1559 were a series of armed military encounters between the Portuguese Empire, the Kingdom of Hormuz and the Ethiopian Empire against the Ottoman Empire and Adal Sultanate, in the Indian Ocean, the Persian Gulf, the Red Sea and in East Africa. This is a period of battles in The Ottoman-Portuguese War.

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