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1566 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1566
MDLXVI
Ab urbe condita 2319
Armenian calendar 1015
ԹՎ ՌԺԵ
Assyrian calendar 6316
Balinese saka calendar 1487–1488
Bengali calendar 973
Berber calendar 2516
English Regnal year 8  Eliz. 1   9  Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2110
Burmese calendar 928
Byzantine calendar 7074–7075
Chinese calendar 乙丑年 (Wood  Ox)
4262 or 4202
     to 
丙寅年 (Fire  Tiger)
4263 or 4203
Coptic calendar 1282–1283
Discordian calendar 2732
Ethiopian calendar 1558–1559
Hebrew calendar 5326–5327
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1622–1623
 - Shaka Samvat 1487–1488
 - Kali Yuga 4666–4667
Holocene calendar 11566
Igbo calendar 566–567
Iranian calendar 944–945
Islamic calendar 973–974
Japanese calendar Eiroku 9
(永禄9年)
Javanese calendar 1485–1486
Julian calendar 1566
MDLXVI
Korean calendar 3899
Minguo calendar 346 before ROC
民前346年
Nanakshahi calendar 98
Thai solar calendar 2108–2109
Tibetan calendar 阴木牛年
(female Wood-Ox)
1692 or 1311 or 539
     to 
阳火虎年
(male Fire-Tiger)
1693 or 1312 or 540
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The Stari Most bridge is built.

Year 1566 ( MDLXVI ) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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Selim II becomes Sultan of the Ottoman Empire.

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Births

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Sultan Mehmed III
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King James VI of Scotland/James I of England and Ireland
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King Sigismund III Vasa
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Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia of Spain
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Sigrid of Sweden

Deaths

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Nostradamus
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Bartolome de las Casas
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Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent

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