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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
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
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).


Events of 1597



  • 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).




1597 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1597
Ab urbe condita 2350
Armenian calendar 1046
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
— to —
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
Korean calendar 3930
Thai solar calendar 2140
See also Category:1597 births.


See also Category:1597 deaths.


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


  • 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.



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