Year 1576 (MDLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
November 4: Sack of Antwerp
November 8: Pacification of Ghent
1576 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1576
Ab urbe condita2329
Armenian calendar1025
Assyrian calendar6326
Balinese saka calendar1497–1498
Bengali calendar983
Berber calendar2526
English Regnal year18 Eliz. 1 – 19 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2120
Burmese calendar938
Byzantine calendar7084–7085
Chinese calendar乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4273 or 4066
    — to —
丙子年 (Fire Rat)
4274 or 4067
Coptic calendar1292–1293
Discordian calendar2742
Ethiopian calendar1568–1569
Hebrew calendar5336–5337
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1632–1633
 - Shaka Samvat1497–1498
 - Kali Yuga4676–4677
Holocene calendar11576
Igbo calendar576–577
Iranian calendar954–955
Islamic calendar983–984
Japanese calendarTenshō 4
Javanese calendar1495–1496
Julian calendar1576
Korean calendar3909
Minguo calendar336 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar108
Thai solar calendar2118–2119
Tibetan calendar阴木猪年
(female Wood-Pig)
1702 or 1321 or 549
    — to —
(male Fire-Rat)
1703 or 1322 or 550

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Date unknown edit

Births edit

Archduchess Catherine Renata of Austria
Duchess Anna of Prussia

Deaths edit

Tahmasp I
Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor

References edit

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