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  • from around 900 to 1500 the Mixtec people wrote using pictorial representations and symbols?

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1470s  1480s  1490s  – 1500s –  1510s  1520s  1530s
Years: 1497 1498 149915001501 1502 1503
1500 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – ArchitectureArt
Leaders:   State leaders – Colonial governors
Category: Establishments – Disestablishments

Year 1500 (MD) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


Events of 1500



1500 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1500
Ab urbe condita 2253
Armenian calendar 949
Bahá'í calendar -344 – -343
Bengali calendar 907
Berber calendar 2450
Buddhist calendar 2044
Burmese calendar 862
Byzantine calendar 7008 – 7009
Chinese calendar 己未年十二月初一日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1216 – 1217
Ethiopian calendar 1492 – 1493
Hebrew calendar 5260 – 5261
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1555 – 1556
 - Shaka Samvat 1422 – 1423
 - Kali Yuga 4601 – 4602
Holocene calendar 11500
Iranian calendar 878 – 879
Islamic calendar 905 – 906
Japanese calendar Meiō 9
Korean calendar 3833
Thai solar calendar 2043



See also Category: 1500 deaths.


Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century - 15th century - 16th century
Decades: 1470s  1480s  1490s  - 1500s -  1510s  1520s  1530s
Years: 1497 1498 1499 - 1500 - 1501 1502 1503


  • Europe's population was ~60 million. (Spielvogel)
  • January 5 - Duke Ludovico Sforza recaptures Milan, but is soon driven out again by the French.
  • January 26 - Vicente Yáñez Pinzón becomes the first European to discover Brazil.
  • April 21 - Portuguese navigator Pedro Álvares Cabral officially discovers Brazil and claims the land for Portugal.
  • November 11 - Treaty of Granada - Louis XII of France and Ferdinand II of Aragon agree to divide the Kingdom of Naples between them.
  • Emperor Go-Kashiwabara ascends to the throne of Japan.
  • Battle of Hemmingstedt: The Danish army fails to conquer the peasants' republic of Dithmarschen.
  • Second Battle of Lepanto - The Turkish fleet of Kemal Re'is defeats the Venetians. The Turks proceed to capture Modon, Lepanto, and Koron.
  • The Luo, a Nilotic people from modern Sudan, settle the Cwezi states, establishing the state of Buganda. (approximate date)
  • Diogo Dias is the first European to see Madagascar.



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