579

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This article is about the year 579. For the number, see 579 (number).
Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 5th century6th century7th century
Decades: 540s  550s  560s  – 570s –  580s  590s  600s
Years: 576 577 578579580 581 582
579 by topic
Politics
State leadersSovereign states
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BirthsDeaths
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EstablishmentsDisestablishments
579 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 579
DLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 1332
Armenian calendar 28
ԹՎ ԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 5329
Bahá'í calendar −1265 – −1264
Bengali calendar −14
Berber calendar 1529
English Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 1123
Burmese calendar −59
Byzantine calendar 6087–6088
Chinese calendar 戊戌(Earth Dog)
3275 or 3215
    — to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
3276 or 3216
Coptic calendar 295–296
Discordian calendar 1745
Ethiopian calendar 571–572
Hebrew calendar 4339–4340
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 635–636
 - Shaka Samvat 501–502
 - Kali Yuga 3680–3681
Holocene calendar 10579
Igbo calendar −421 – −420
Iranian calendar 43 BP – 42 BP
Islamic calendar 44 BH – 43 BH
Japanese calendar N/A
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar 579
DLXXIX
Korean calendar 2912
Minguo calendar 1333 before ROC
民前1333年
Thai solar calendar 1122
King Hormizd IV (579–590)

Year 579 (DLXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 579 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.

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  1. ^ Greatrex, Lieu & 2002 p. 160–162
  2. ^ Ekonomou, 2007, p. 8