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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1598 1599 160016011602 1603 1604
1601 in topic:
Subjects:     ArchaeologyArchitecture
ArtLiteratureMusicScience
Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments
BirthsDeathsWorks
For the Mark Twain work, see 1601 (Mark Twain).

Year 1601 (MDCI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday (Julian-1601) of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).

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Events of 1601

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January–June

July–December

Undated

Births

1601 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1601
MDCI
Ab urbe condita 2354
Armenian calendar 1050
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Bahá'í calendar -243 – -242
Bengali calendar 1008
Berber calendar 2551
Buddhist calendar 2145
Burmese calendar 963
Byzantine calendar 7109 – 7110
Chinese calendar 庚子年十一月廿七日
(4237/4297-11-27)
— to —
辛丑年十二月初八日
(4238/4298-12-8)
Coptic calendar 1317 – 1318
Ethiopian calendar 1593 – 1594
Hebrew calendar 5361 – 5362
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1656 – 1657
 - Shaka Samvat 1523 – 1524
 - Kali Yuga 4702 – 4703
Holocene calendar 11601
Iranian calendar 979 – 980
Islamic calendar 1009 – 1010
Japanese calendar Keichō 6
(慶長6年)
Korean calendar 3934
Thai solar calendar 2144
See also Category:1601 births.

Deaths

See also Category:1601 deaths.

Notes

January 1, 1601, is used as the base of file dates[1] by Microsoft Windows.

January 1, 1601, is used as the base of Active Directory Logon dates[2] by Microsoft Windows.

ANSI dates are counted from 1601-01-01 and were adopted by the American National Standards Institute for use with COBOL and other computer languages. This epoch is the beginning of the last 400-year cycle by which leap-years are calculated in the Gregorian calendar. The last year of this cycle is the only one divisible by 100 that is a leap-year, which was the year 2000, and which was followed by a new 400-year cycle beginning with 2001. 32-bit versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system count units of one hundred nanoseconds from this epoch. http://www.decimaltime.hynes.net/dates.html

References

  1. ^ Microsoft Windows technical note on file dates, referencing year 1601. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/188768
  2. ^ Microsoft Windows technical note on file dates, referencing year 1601. http://www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/win2003/lastlogon.mspx

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikiquote

This page is a placeholder for a page about the year 1601. 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 1601 article offers a list of noteworthy events of this year.

Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century - 17th century - 18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  - 1600s -  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1598 1599 1600 - 1601 - 1602 1603 1604

Events

  • Jesuit Matteo Ricci arrives in China
  • A bad harvest in Russia due to rainy summer
  • Dutch troops chase Portuguese from Málaga
  • Start of Siege of Kinsale, in Ireland -- the siege started in the Autumn of 1601, and ended in the Battle of Kinsale on 3 January 1602 according to the Gregorian Calendar used today. This calendar was already being used by the Irish and Spanish forces in the battle, but for the English side, who were still using the old Julian Calendar, the date of the battle was 24 December 1601.

Births

Deaths

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