Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1596 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1596
MDXCVI
Ab urbe condita2349
Armenian calendar1045
ԹՎ ՌԽԵ
Assyrian calendar6346
Balinese saka calendar1517–1518
Bengali calendar1003
Berber calendar2546
English Regnal year38 Eliz. 1 – 39 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2140
Burmese calendar958
Byzantine calendar7104–7105
Chinese calendar乙未(Wood Goat)
4292 or 4232
    — to —
丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4293 or 4233
Coptic calendar1312–1313
Discordian calendar2762
Ethiopian calendar1588–1589
Hebrew calendar5356–5357
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1652–1653
 - Shaka Samvat1517–1518
 - Kali Yuga4696–4697
Holocene calendar11596
Igbo calendar596–597
Iranian calendar974–975
Islamic calendar1004–1005
Japanese calendarBunroku 5 / Keichō 1
(慶長元年)
Javanese calendar1516–1517
Julian calendarGregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar3929
Minguo calendar316 before ROC
民前316年
Nanakshahi calendar128
Thai solar calendar2138–2139
Tibetan calendar阴木羊年
(female Wood-Goat)
1722 or 1341 or 569
    — to —
阳火猴年
(male Fire-Monkey)
1723 or 1342 or 570

1596 (MDXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar. As of the start of 1596, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar.

Events

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

  • Serb Uprising of 1596–97
  • First mention of a family name Miklavc/Miklave (Miclau am Creiz) (SL: Miklavc na Križu), (ENG: Miklave on Cross)

Births

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

Deaths

Hattori Hanzō

References

  1. ^ Emily C. Bartels (April 2006). "Too Many Blackamoors: Deportation, Discrimination, and Elizabeth I". SEL: Studies in English Literature 1500–1900. Rice University. 46 (2): 305–322. JSTOR 3844644. In 1596, Queen Elizabeth issued an 'open letter' to the Lord Mayor of London, announcing that 'there are of late divers black-moores brought into this realme, of which kinde of people there aire allready here to manie,' and ordering that they be deported from the country.
  2. ^ Stratton, J.M. (1969). Agricultural Records. John Baker. ISBN 0-212-97022-4.