594 BC

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries:
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594 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 594 BC
DXCIII BC
Ab urbe condita 160
Ancient Egypt era XXVI dynasty, 71
- Pharaoh Psamtik II, 2
Ancient Greek era 46th Olympiad, year 3
Assyrian calendar 4157
Balinese saka calendar N/A
Bengali calendar −1186
Berber calendar 357
Buddhist calendar −49
Burmese calendar −1231
Byzantine calendar 4915–4916
Chinese calendar 丙寅(Fire Tiger)
2103 or 2043
    — to —
丁卯年 (Fire Rabbit)
2104 or 2044
Coptic calendar −877 – −876
Discordian calendar 573
Ethiopian calendar −601 – −600
Hebrew calendar 3167–3168
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat −537 – −536
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 2507–2508
Holocene calendar 9407
Iranian calendar 1215 BP – 1214 BP
Islamic calendar 1252 BH – 1251 BH
Javanese calendar N/A
Julian calendar N/A
Korean calendar 1740
Minguo calendar 2505 before ROC
民前2505年
Nanakshahi calendar −2061
Thai solar calendar −51 – −50
Tibetan calendar 阳火虎年
(male Fire-Tiger)
−467 or −848 or −1620
    — to —
阴火兔年
(female Fire-Rabbit)
−466 or −847 or −1619

The year 594 BC was a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar. In the Roman Empire, it was known as year 160 Ab urbe condita . The denomination 594 BC 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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  • Facing an economic crisis and popular discontent, the leaders of Athens appoint the poet-statesman Solon to implement democratic reforms and revive the city's constitution.
  • Solon establishes the Ecclesia, the principal assembly of democracy in Athens during its Golden Age.
  • Sappho returns from exile in Sicily.

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