1658 (MDCLVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1658th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 658th year of the 2nd millennium, the 58th year of the 17th century, and the 9th year of the 1650s decade. As of the start of 1658, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Millennium: 2nd millennium
1658 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1658
Ab urbe condita2411
Armenian calendar1107
Assyrian calendar6408
Balinese saka calendar1579–1580
Bengali calendar1065
Berber calendar2608
English Regnal yearCha. 2 – 10 Cha. 2
Buddhist calendar2202
Burmese calendar1020
Byzantine calendar7166–7167
Chinese calendar丁酉(Fire Rooster)
4354 or 4294
    — to —
戊戌年 (Earth Dog)
4355 or 4295
Coptic calendar1374–1375
Discordian calendar2824
Ethiopian calendar1650–1651
Hebrew calendar5418–5419
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1714–1715
 - Shaka Samvat1579–1580
 - Kali Yuga4758–4759
Holocene calendar11658
Igbo calendar658–659
Iranian calendar1036–1037
Islamic calendar1068–1069
Japanese calendarMeireki 4 / Manji 1
Javanese calendar1580–1581
Julian calendarGregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar3991
Minguo calendar254 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar190
Thai solar calendar2200–2201
Tibetan calendar阴火鸡年
(female Fire-Rooster)
1784 or 1403 or 631
    — to —
(male Earth-Dog)
1785 or 1404 or 632




Date unknownEdit

  • Portuguese traders are expelled from Ceylon by Dutch invaders.
  • The Dutch in the Cape Colony start to import slaves from India and South-East Asia (later from Madagascar).




  1. ^ Brems, Hans (June 1970). "Sweden: From Great Power to Welfare State". Journal of Economic Issues. Association for Evolutionary Economics. 4 (2, 3): 1–16. doi:10.1080/00213624.1970.11502941. JSTOR 4224039. A swift and brilliantly conceived march from Holstein across the frozen Danish waters on Copenhagen, by Karl X Gustav in 1658, finally wrests Bohuslin, Sk'ane, and Blekinge from Denmark. Denmark no longer controls both sides of Oresund, and Swedish power is at its peak.