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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 15th century16th century17th century
Decades: 1550s  1560s  1570s  – 1580s –  1590s  1600s  1610s
Years: 1581 1582 158315841585 1586 1587

Events

  • June 1 – With the death of the Duc d'Anjou, the Huguenot Henry of Navarre becomes heir-presumptive to the throne of France.
  • July 5 – Maronite College established in Rome
  • July 10 – William I of Orange assassinated
  • Change to the new Gregorian Calendar in many countries. Dates between October 514 ignored.
  • The first translation of the complete Bible into Slovenian language: Bibilija, tu je vse svetu pismu stariga inu noviga testamenta, slovenski tolmačena skuzi Jurija Dalmatina (Wittenberg), i.e. The Bible, it is a Complete Holy Scripture of the Old and of the New Testament, Translated into Slovenian by Jurij Dalmatin.
  • Archangelsk is founded in northern Russia.
  • Feodor I succeeds his father Ivan IV as Tsar of Russia
  • Latin Book of Concord published in Germany
  • Ghent falls to the Spanish.

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