1606

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This article is about the year 1606.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1603 1604 160516061607 1608 1609
1606 by topic:
Arts and Science
Architecture - Art - Literature - Music - Science
Lists of leaders
Colonial governors - State leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works category
Works
1606 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1606
MDCVI
Ab urbe condita 2359
Armenian calendar 1055
ԹՎ ՌԾԵ
Assyrian calendar 6356
Bengali calendar 1013
Berber calendar 2556
English Regnal year Ja. 1 – 4 Ja. 1
Buddhist calendar 2150
Burmese calendar 968
Byzantine calendar 7114–7115
Chinese calendar 乙巳(Wood Snake)
4302 or 4242
    — to —
丙午年 (Fire Horse)
4303 or 4243
Coptic calendar 1322–1323
Discordian calendar 2772
Ethiopian calendar 1598–1599
Hebrew calendar 5366–5367
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1662–1663
 - Shaka Samvat 1528–1529
 - Kali Yuga 4707–4708
Holocene calendar 11606
Igbo calendar 606–607
Iranian calendar 984–985
Islamic calendar 1014–1015
Japanese calendar Keichō 11
(慶長11年)
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3939
Minguo calendar 306 before ROC
民前306年
Thai solar calendar 2148–2149


Year 1606 (MDCVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ McHugh, Evan (2006). 1606: An Epic Adventure. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press. p. 20. ISBN 978-0-86840-866-8. 
  2. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  3. ^ Richardson, William A. R. (2008). Was Australia Charted Before 1606: the Jave la Grande Inscriptions. Australia: Everbest. p. 20. 
  4. ^ Scholars date completion as between 1603 and 1606. Boyce, Charles (1990). Encyclopaedia of Shakespeare. New York: Roundtable Press. 
  5. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 166–168. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.