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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1560s  1570s  1580s  – 1590s –  1600s  1610s  1620s
Years: 1594 1595 159615971598 1599 1600
1597 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology – ArchitectureArt
LiteratureMusicPoetryScience
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
BirthsDeathsWorks
For other uses, see: 1597 (number).

1597 (MDXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).

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Events of 1597

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January–June

  • June 10 – Tycho is removed from his job working at Epiphany Chapel in Roskilde.
  • June 24 – The first Dutch voyage to the East Indies reaches Bantam (on Java).

July–December

Undated

Births

1597 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1597
MDXCVII
Ab urbe condita 2350
Armenian calendar 1046
ԹՎ ՌԽԶ
Bahá'í calendar -247 – -246
Bengali calendar 1004
Berber calendar 2547
Buddhist calendar 2141
Burmese calendar 959
Byzantine calendar 7105 – 7106
Chinese calendar 丙申年十一月十四日
(4233/4293-11-14)
— to —
丁酉年十一月廿三日
(4234/4294-11-23)
Coptic calendar 1313 – 1314
Ethiopian calendar 1589 – 1590
Hebrew calendar 5357 – 5358
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1652 – 1653
 - Shaka Samvat 1519 – 1520
 - Kali Yuga 4698 – 4699
Holocene calendar 11597
Iranian calendar 975 – 976
Islamic calendar 1005 – 1006
Japanese calendar Keichō 2
(慶長2年)
Korean calendar 3930
Thai solar calendar 2140
See also Category:1597 births.

Deaths

See also Category:1597 deaths.

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century
Decades: 1560s  1570s  1580s  - 1590s -  1600s  1610s  1620s
Years: 1594 1595 1596 - 1597 - 1598 1599 1600

Events

  • 17 January - A court case in Guildford recorded evidence that a certain plot of land was used for playing “kreckett” (i.e., cricket) as early as 1550.
  • January 24 - Battle of Turnhout. Maurice of Nassau defeats a Spanish force under Jean de Rie of Varas in the Netherlands
  • February 5 - In Nagasaki, Japan, 26 people were martyred. They practiced Catholicism and were taken captive after all forms of Christianity were outlawed the previous year.
  • The first opera is considered to have been written.
  • Bali discovered by the Dutch explorer Cornelis Houtman
  • Abbas I ends the Uzbek raids on his lands.
  • Yaqob succeeds his father Sarsa Dengel as Emperor of Ethiopia
  • First edition of Francis Bacon's Essays published.

Births

Deaths

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