1591

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This article is about the year 1591.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1560s  1570s  1580s  – 1590s –  1600s  1610s  1620s
Years: 1588 1589 159015911592 1593 1594
1591 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1591
MDXCI
Ab urbe condita 2344
Armenian calendar 1040
ԹՎ ՌԽ
Assyrian calendar 6341
Bengali calendar 998
Berber calendar 2541
English Regnal year 33 Eliz. 1 – 34 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2135
Burmese calendar 953
Byzantine calendar 7099–7100
Chinese calendar 庚寅(Metal Tiger)
4287 or 4227
    — to —
辛卯年 (Metal Rabbit)
4288 or 4228
Coptic calendar 1307–1308
Discordian calendar 2757
Ethiopian calendar 1583–1584
Hebrew calendar 5351–5352
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1647–1648
 - Shaka Samvat 1512–1513
 - Kali Yuga 4691–4692
Holocene calendar 11591
Igbo calendar 591–592
Iranian calendar 969–970
Islamic calendar 999–1000
Japanese calendar Tenshō 19
(天正19年)
Javanese calendar 1511–1512
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3924
Minguo calendar 321 before ROC
民前321年
Nanakshahi calendar 123
Thai solar calendar 2133–2134

1591 (MDXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Julian calendar, the 1591st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 591st year of the 2nd millennium, the 91st year of the 16th century, and the 2nd year of the 1590s decade. As of the start of 1591, 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]

Guercino born 8 February

July–December[edit]

Michael de Sanctis born on September 29

Deaths[edit]

Tsarevich Dimitri died on May 15, 1591
Pope Gregory XIV died on October 16, 1591
John of the Cross died on December 14, 1591
Pope Innocent IX died on December 30, 1591

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 233–238. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  2. ^ "R. Durtnell & Sons Ltd - History". Durtnell. Retrieved April 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ Commentarii Collegii Conimbricensis Societatis Jesu in octo libros physicorum Aristotelis Stagyritæ.