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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 2nd century BC1st century BC1st century
Decades: 40s BC  30s BC  20s BC  – 10s BC –  0s BC  0s  10s
Years: 19 BC 18 BC 17 BC16 BC15 BC 14 BC 13 BC
16 BC in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 16 BC
XV BC
Ab urbe condita 738
Ancient Greek era 191st Olympiad (victor)¹
Assyrian calendar 4735
Balinese saka calendar N/A
Bengali calendar −608
Berber calendar 935
Buddhist calendar 529
Burmese calendar −653
Byzantine calendar 5493–5494
Chinese calendar 甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)
2681 or 2621
    — to —
乙巳年 (Wood Snake)
2682 or 2622
Coptic calendar −299 – −298
Discordian calendar 1151
Ethiopian calendar −23 – −22
Hebrew calendar 3745–3746
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 41–42
 - Shaka Samvat N/A
 - Kali Yuga 3085–3086
Holocene calendar 9985
Iranian calendar 637 BP – 636 BP
Islamic calendar 657 BH – 656 BH
Javanese calendar N/A
Julian calendar 16 BC
XV BC
Korean calendar 2318
Minguo calendar 1927 before ROC
民前1927年
Nanakshahi calendar −1483
Seleucid era 296/297 AG
Thai solar calendar 527–528
Tibetan calendar 阳木龙年
(male Wood-Dragon)
111 or −270 or −1042
    — to —
阴木蛇年
(female Wood-Snake)
112 or −269 or −1041

Year 16 BC was either a common year starting on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday or a leap year starting on Monday or Tuesday of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Ahenobarbus and Scipio.

Events

Deaths

  • Cornelia Scipio, daughter of Publius Cornelius Scipio Salvito and Scribonia (b. c. 46 BC)
  • Empress Wang
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