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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1500s  1510s  1520s  – 1530s –  1540s  1550s  1560s
Years: 1534 1535 153615371538 1539 1540
1537 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – ArchitectureArt
LiteratureMusicPoetry – Science
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1537 (MDXXXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


Events of 1537




  • Pope Paul III publishes the encyclical Sublimis Deus, which declares the natives of the New World to be rational beings with souls who must not be enslaved or robbed.
  • Manco II establishes neo-Inca independent state at Vilacampa, Peru.
  • The Spaniards bring the potato to Europe.
  • The island of Paros is conquered by the Ototman Empire
1537: Potato to Europe.


1537 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1537
Ab urbe condita 2290
Armenian calendar 986
Bahá'í calendar -307 – -306
Bengali calendar 944
Berber calendar 2487
Buddhist calendar 2081
Burmese calendar 899
Byzantine calendar 7045 – 7046
Chinese calendar 丙申年十二月二十日
— to —
Coptic calendar 1253 – 1254
Ethiopian calendar 1529 – 1530
Hebrew calendar 5297 – 5298
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1592 – 1593
 - Shaka Samvat 1459 – 1460
 - Kali Yuga 4638 – 4639
Holocene calendar 11537
Iranian calendar 915 – 916
Islamic calendar 943 – 944
Japanese calendar Tenbun 6
Korean calendar 3870
Thai solar calendar 2080
See also Category: 1537 births.


See also Category: 1537 deaths.


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This page is a placeholder for a page about the year 1537. The Wikiquote community has not yet come to a consensus on what this page, and calendar-year pages generally, ought to say. Please discuss any suggestions for the contents of year pages at the Village pump. In the meantime, Wikipedia's 1537 article offers a list of noteworthy events of this year.

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