1599

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This article is about the year 1599.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1560s  1570s  1580s  – 1590s –  1600s  1610s  1620s
Years: 1596 1597 159815991600 1601 1602
1599 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1599
MDXCIX
Ab urbe condita 2352
Armenian calendar 1048
ԹՎ ՌԽԸ
Assyrian calendar 6349
Bengali calendar 1006
Berber calendar 2549
English Regnal year 41 Eliz. 1 – 42 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar 2143
Burmese calendar 961
Byzantine calendar 7107–7108
Chinese calendar 戊戌(Earth Dog)
4295 or 4235
    — to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
4296 or 4236
Coptic calendar 1315–1316
Discordian calendar 2765
Ethiopian calendar 1591–1592
Hebrew calendar 5359–5360
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1655–1656
 - Shaka Samvat 1520–1521
 - Kali Yuga 4699–4700
Holocene calendar 11599
Igbo calendar 599–600
Iranian calendar 977–978
Islamic calendar 1007–1008
Japanese calendar Keichō 4
(慶長4年)
Javanese calendar 1519–1520
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3932
Minguo calendar 313 before ROC
民前313年
Nanakshahi calendar 131
Thai solar calendar 2141–2142
The Globe Theatre (rebuilt copy from the 20th century).

1599 (MDXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Julian calendar, the 1599th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 599th year of the 2nd millennium, the 99th year of the 16th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1590s decade. As of the start of 1599, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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Cornelis de Houtman died on September 1, 1599

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