1589 (MDLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar, the 1589th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 589th year of the 2nd millennium, the 89th year of the 16th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1580s decade. As of the start of 1589, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
August 1: King Henry III of France is assassinated by friar Jacques Clément
1589 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1589
Ab urbe condita2342
Armenian calendar1038
Assyrian calendar6339
Balinese saka calendar1510–1511
Bengali calendar996
Berber calendar2539
English Regnal year31 Eliz. 1 – 32 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2133
Burmese calendar951
Byzantine calendar7097–7098
Chinese calendar戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4286 or 4079
    — to —
己丑年 (Earth Ox)
4287 or 4080
Coptic calendar1305–1306
Discordian calendar2755
Ethiopian calendar1581–1582
Hebrew calendar5349–5350
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1645–1646
 - Shaka Samvat1510–1511
 - Kali Yuga4689–4690
Holocene calendar11589
Igbo calendar589–590
Iranian calendar967–968
Islamic calendar997–998
Japanese calendarTenshō 17
Javanese calendar1509–1510
Julian calendarGregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar3922
Minguo calendar323 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar121
Thai solar calendar2131–2132
Tibetan calendar阳土鼠年
(male Earth-Rat)
1715 or 1334 or 562
    — to —
(female Earth-Ox)
1716 or 1335 or 563

Events edit

September 15September 18: Battle of Arques

January–March edit

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Births edit

Henry Vane the Elder
Robert Arnauld d'Andilly
Gabriel Báthory

January–June edit

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Deaths edit

Alessandro Farnese
Saint Benedict the Moor
Henry III of France

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References edit

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