1608

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1605 1606 160716081609 1610 1611
1608 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
1608 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1608
MDCVIII
Ab urbe condita 2361
Armenian calendar 1057
ԹՎ ՌԾԷ
Assyrian calendar 6358
Bahá'í calendar −236 – −235
Bengali calendar 1015
Berber calendar 2558
English Regnal year Ja. 1 – 6 Ja. 1
Buddhist calendar 2152
Burmese calendar 970
Byzantine calendar 7116–7117
Chinese calendar 丁未(Fire Goat)
4304 or 4244
    — to —
戊申年 (Earth Monkey)
4305 or 4245
Coptic calendar 1324–1325
Discordian calendar 2774
Ethiopian calendar 1600–1601
Hebrew calendar 5368–5369
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1664–1665
 - Shaka Samvat 1530–1531
 - Kali Yuga 4709–4710
Holocene calendar 11608
Igbo calendar 608–609
Iranian calendar 986–987
Islamic calendar 1016–1017
Japanese calendar Keichō 13
(慶長13年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3941
Minguo calendar 304 before ROC
民前304年
Thai solar calendar 2151

Year 1608 (MDCVIII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Friday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar.

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  1. ^ "First Germans at Jamestown 1" (history), Davitt Publications, 2000, webpage: GHfirst.