Year 1578 (MDLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1578 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1578
Ab urbe condita2331
Armenian calendar1027
Assyrian calendar6328
Balinese saka calendar1499–1500
Bengali calendar985
Berber calendar2528
English Regnal year20 Eliz. 1 – 21 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2122
Burmese calendar940
Byzantine calendar7086–7087
Chinese calendar丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
4274 or 4214
    — to —
戊寅年 (Earth Tiger)
4275 or 4215
Coptic calendar1294–1295
Discordian calendar2744
Ethiopian calendar1570–1571
Hebrew calendar5338–5339
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1634–1635
 - Shaka Samvat1499–1500
 - Kali Yuga4678–4679
Holocene calendar11578
Igbo calendar578–579
Iranian calendar956–957
Islamic calendar985–986
Japanese calendarTenshō 6
Javanese calendar1497–1498
Julian calendar1578
Korean calendar3911
Minguo calendar334 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar110
Thai solar calendar2120–2121
Tibetan calendar阴火牛年
(female Fire-Ox)
1704 or 1323 or 551
    — to —
(male Earth-Tiger)
1705 or 1324 or 552

August 4: Battle of Alcácer Quibir

Events Edit

January–June Edit

July–December Edit

Date unknown Edit

Births Edit

William Harvey
Philip III of Spain

Deaths Edit

Giovanni Battista Moroni
Sebastian of Portugal
Archduke Wenceslaus of Austria
Ferdinand, Prince of Asturias

References Edit

  1. ^ John Fitzmaurice (1988). The Politics of Belgium: Crisis and Compromise in a Plural Society. C. Hurst. p. 16. ISBN 978-1-85065-038-6.
  2. ^ St James Press; Anthony Levi; Retired Professor of French Anthony Levi (1992). Guide to French Literature: Beginnings to 1789. St. James Press. p. 223. ISBN 978-1-55862-159-6.
  3. ^ Letters Patent to Sir Humfrey Gylberte June 11, 1578, from the Avalon Project.
  4. ^ "Voyage of the Golden Hind". The Golden Hind. Brixham. 2012. Archived from the original on January 17, 2013. Retrieved September 2, 2013.
  5. ^ a b W. Brulez; A. C. F. Koch; E. H. Kossman (December 6, 2012). Acta Historiae Neerlandicae/Studies on the History of the Netherlands VI. Springer Science & Business Media. p. 28. ISBN 978-94-011-5945-6.
  6. ^ Palmer, Alan; Palmer, Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 156–159. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
  7. ^ Haddow, Alexander John (1982). The History and Structure of Ceol Mor: A Guide to Piobaireachd, the Classical Music of the Great Highland Bagpipe: a Collection of Critical and Historical Essays. M.R.S. Haddow. p. 67.
  8. ^ "BBC - History - William Harvey". Retrieved October 26, 2020.
  9. ^ The Encyclopedia Americana. Grolier. 2000. p. 887. ISBN 978-0-7172-0133-4.
  10. ^ Michael Levey (1964). The Later Italian Pictures in the Collection of Her Majesty the Queen. Phaidon Publishers. p. 51.