Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1559 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1559
MDLIX
Ab urbe condita2312
Armenian calendar1008
ԹՎ ՌԸ
Assyrian calendar6309
Balinese saka calendar1480–1481
Bengali calendar966
Berber calendar2509
English Regnal yearEliz. 1 – 2 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2103
Burmese calendar921
Byzantine calendar7067–7068
Chinese calendar戊午(Earth Horse)
4255 or 4195
    — to —
己未年 (Earth Goat)
4256 or 4196
Coptic calendar1275–1276
Discordian calendar2725
Ethiopian calendar1551–1552
Hebrew calendar5319–5320
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1615–1616
 - Shaka Samvat1480–1481
 - Kali Yuga4659–4660
Holocene calendar11559
Igbo calendar559–560
Iranian calendar937–938
Islamic calendar966–967
Japanese calendarEiroku 2
(永禄2年)
Javanese calendar1478–1479
Julian calendar1559
MDLIX
Korean calendar3892
Minguo calendar353 before ROC
民前353年
Nanakshahi calendar91
Thai solar calendar2101–2102
Tibetan calendar阳土马年
(male Earth-Horse)
1685 or 1304 or 532
    — to —
阴土羊年
(female Earth-Goat)
1686 or 1305 or 533

Year 1559 (MDLIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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