1559

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This article is about the year 1559. For the number, see 1559 (number).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1520s  1530s  1540s  – 1550s –  1560s  1570s  1580s
Years: 1556 1557 155815591560 1561 1562
1559 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1559
MDLIX
Ab urbe condita 2312
Armenian calendar 1008
ԹՎ ՌԸ
Assyrian calendar 6309
Bahá'í calendar −285 – −284
Bengali calendar 966
Berber calendar 2509
English Regnal year Eliz. 1 – 2 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2103
Burmese calendar 921
Byzantine calendar 7067–7068
Chinese calendar 戊午(Earth Horse)
4255 or 4195
    — to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
4256 or 4196
Coptic calendar 1275–1276
Discordian calendar 2725
Ethiopian calendar 1551–1552
Hebrew calendar 5319–5320
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1615–1616
 - Shaka Samvat 1481–1482
 - Kali Yuga 4660–4661
Holocene calendar 11559
Igbo calendar 559–560
Iranian calendar 937–938
Islamic calendar 966–967
Japanese calendar Eiroku 2
(永禄2年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 1559
MDLIX
Korean calendar 3892
Minguo calendar 353 before ROC
民前353年
Thai solar calendar 2102

Year 1559 (MDLIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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  1. ^ Guy, John, My Heart is my Own, London, Fourth Estate, 2004, ISBN 0-00-71930-8:47
  2. ^ Austin, Gregory. "Chronology of Psychoactive Substance Use". Drugs & Society. Comitas Institute for Anthropological Study. Retrieved 2011-10-07.