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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1480s  1490s  1500s  – 1510s –  1520s  1530s  1540s
Years: 1514 1515 151615171518 1519 1520
1517 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – ArchitectureArt
LiteratureMusicPoetryScience
Leaders:   State leaders – Colonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
BirthsDeathsWorks

Year 1517 (MDXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Contents

Events of 1517

January–June

  • February 3Cairo is captured by the Ottoman Empire; the Mamluk Sultanate falls.
  • Organized western merchants make their first contact with China after Rafael Perestrello was the first to land in southern China in 1513; European merchants venture into port at Guangzhou and trade with Chinese merchants there.

July–December

Undated

Births

1517 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1517
MDXVII
Ab urbe condita 2270
Armenian calendar 966
ԹՎ ՋԿԶ
Bahá'í calendar -327 – -326
Bengali calendar 924
Berber calendar 2467
Buddhist calendar 2061
Burmese calendar 879
Byzantine calendar 7025 – 7026
Chinese calendar 丙子年十二月初十日
(4153/4213-12-10)
— to —
丁丑年十二月十九日
(4154/4214-12-19)
Coptic calendar 1233 – 1234
Ethiopian calendar 1509 – 1510
Hebrew calendar 5277 – 5278
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1572 – 1573
 - Shaka Samvat 1439 – 1440
 - Kali Yuga 4618 – 4619
Holocene calendar 11517
Iranian calendar 895 – 896
Islamic calendar 922 – 923
Japanese calendar Eishō 14
(永正14年)
Korean calendar 3850
Thai solar calendar 2060
See also Category: 1517 births.

Deaths

See also Category: 1517 deaths.

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century
Decades: 1480s  1490s  1500s  - 1510s -  1520s  1530s  1540s
Years: 1514 1515 1516 - 1517 - 1518 1519 1520

Events

Births

  • Jacques Peletier du Mans, French mathematician (died 1582)
  • Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey, English aristocrat (died 1547)

Deaths

  • krc:1517 джыл








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