1559

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1559 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1559
MDLIX
Ab urbe condita 2312
Armenian calendar 1008
ԹՎ ՌԸ
Assyrian calendar 6309
Balinese saka calendar 1480–1481
Bengali calendar 966
Berber calendar 2509
English Regnal year 1  Eliz. 1   2  Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2103
Burmese calendar 921
Byzantine calendar 7067–7068
Chinese calendar 戊午(Earth  Horse)
4255 or 4195
     to 
己未年 (Earth  Goat)
4256 or 4196
Coptic calendar 1275–1276
Discordian calendar 2725
Ethiopian calendar 1551–1552
Hebrew calendar 5319–5320
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1615–1616
 - Shaka Samvat 1480–1481
 - Kali Yuga 4659–4660
Holocene calendar 11559
Igbo calendar 559–560
Iranian calendar 937–938
Islamic calendar 966–967
Japanese calendar Eiroku 2
(永禄2年)
Javanese calendar 1478–1479
Julian calendar 1559
MDLIX
Korean calendar 3892
Minguo calendar 353 before ROC
民前353年
Nanakshahi calendar 91
Thai solar calendar 2101–2102
Tibetan calendar 阳土马年
(male Earth-Horse)
1685 or 1304 or 532
     to 
阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
1686 or 1305 or 533
April 2-April 3: Peace of Cateau Cambresis Cateau-Cambresis.jpg
April 2 April 3: Peace of Cateau Cambrésis

Year 1559 ( MDLIX ) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Births

Emperor Nurhaci born on February 19 Nurhaci.jpg
Emperor Nurhaci born on February 19
Lawrence of Brindisi born on July 22 San Lorenzo da Brindisi.jpg
Lawrence of Brindisi born on July 22
Jacques Sirmond born on October 12 Sirmond, Jacques.jpg
Jacques Sirmond born on October 12

Deaths

King Christian III of Denmark and Norway died on New Year's Day, January 1, 1559 Christian III of Denmark.jpg
King Christian III of Denmark and Norway died on New Year's Day, January 1, 1559
King Christian II of Denmark, Norway and Sweden died on January 25, 1559 ChristianII of denmark.jpg
King Christian II of Denmark, Norway and Sweden died on January 25, 1559
King Henry II of France died on July 10, 1559 Henry II of France..jpg
King Henry II of France died on July 10, 1559
Pope Paul IV died on August 18, 1559 PapaPauloIV.jpg
Pope Paul IV died on August 18, 1559

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