1588

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This article is about the year 1588.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century · 16th century · 17th century
Decades: 1550s · 1560s · 1570s · 1580s · 1590s · 1600s · 1610s
Years: 1585 · 1586 · 1587 · 1588 · 1589 · 1590 · 1591
1588 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1588
MDLXXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2341
Armenian calendar 1037
ԹՎ ՌԼԷ
Assyrian calendar 6338
Bengali calendar 995
Berber calendar 2538
English Regnal year 30 Eliz. 1 – 31 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2132
Burmese calendar 950
Byzantine calendar 7096–7097
Chinese calendar 丁亥(Fire Pig)
4284 or 4224
    — to —
戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4285 or 4225
Coptic calendar 1304–1305
Discordian calendar 2754
Ethiopian calendar 1580–1581
Hebrew calendar 5348–5349
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1644–1645
 - Shaka Samvat 1509–1510
 - Kali Yuga 4688–4689
Holocene calendar 11588
Igbo calendar 588–589
Iranian calendar 966–967
Islamic calendar 996–997
Japanese calendar Tenshō 16
(天正16年)
Javanese calendar 1507–1509
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3921
Minguo calendar 324 before ROC
民前324年
Nanakshahi calendar 120
Thai solar calendar 2130–2131

1588 (MDLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF) of the Julian calendar, the 1588th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 588th year of the 2nd millennium, the 88th year of the 16th century, and the 9th year of the 1580s decade. As of the start of 1588, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

Events[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]


Births[edit]

January–June[edit]

Pierre Seguier born on May 28

July–December[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Henri, Prince of Conde died on March 5, 1588
King Frederick II of Denmark died on April 4, 1588
Mimar Sinan died on July 17, 1588
Henry I, Duke of Guise died on December 23, 1588

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