1600

Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
  • 1597
  • 1598
  • 1599
  • 1600
  • 1601
  • 1602
  • 1603
1600 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1600
MDC
Ab urbe condita2353
Armenian calendar1049
ԹՎ ՌԽԹ
Assyrian calendar6350
Balinese saka calendar1521–1522
Bengali calendar1007
Berber calendar2550
English Regnal year42 Eliz. 1 – 43 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2144
Burmese calendar962
Byzantine calendar7108–7109
Chinese calendar己亥(Earth Pig)
4296 or 4236
    — to —
庚子年 (Metal Rat)
4297 or 4237
Coptic calendar1316–1317
Discordian calendar2766
Ethiopian calendar1592–1593
Hebrew calendar5360–5361
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1656–1657
 - Shaka Samvat1521–1522
 - Kali Yuga4700–4701
Holocene calendar11600
Igbo calendar600–601
Iranian calendar978–979
Islamic calendar1008–1009
Japanese calendarKeichō 5
(慶長5年)
Javanese calendar1520–1521
Julian calendarGregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar3933
Minguo calendar312 before ROC
民前312年
Nanakshahi calendar132
Thai solar calendar2142–2143
Tibetan calendar阴土猪年
(female Earth-Pig)
1726 or 1345 or 573
    — to —
阳金鼠年
(male Iron-Rat)
1727 or 1346 or 574
July 2: Battle of Nieuwpoort.

1600 (MDC) was a century leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. It was the last century leap year until the year 2000.

Events

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

Births

John Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Weimar

January–March

April–June

  • April 11Jacques Buteux, French missionary (d. 1652)
  • April 13Duke Johann Wilhelm of Saxe-Altenburg, colonel in the Saxon Army (d. 1632)
  • April 22Alessandro dal Borro, Austrian Field Marshal (d. 1656)
  • May 25Thomas Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Haddington, Scottish noble (d. 1640)
  • May 31Empress Xiaoduanwen of the Qing Dynasty (d. 1649)
  • June 26
  • June 29Maria Maddalena de' Medici, Italian princess (d. 1633)

July–September

Eleonore Marie of Anhalt-Bernburg
  • July 1George Gobat, French theologian (d. 1679)
  • July 15Jan Cossiers, Flemish painter (d. 1671)
  • July 20Sir Edward Acton, 1st Baronet, Sheriff of Shropshire (d. 1659)
  • July 22
    • Sir Hugh Cholmeley, 1st Baronet, English politician (d. 1657)
    • Michel de Marolles, French translator and churchman (d. 1681)
  • August 7Eleonore Marie of Anhalt-Bernburg, Duchess consort of Mecklenburg-Güstrow (d. 1657)
  • August 16Maria Celeste, Italian nun, daughter of Galileo Galilei (d. 1634)
  • August 24Antoine de Laloubère, French Jesuit mathematician (d. 1664)
  • August 29John Stawell, English Member of Parliament and governor of Taunton (d. 1662)
  • September 5Loreto Vittori, Italian singer and composer (d. 1670)
  • September 19
    • Hermann Busenbaum, German Jesuit theologian (d. 1668)
    • John Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (d. 1628)
  • September 29Sir Thomas Aston, 1st Baronet, English politician (d. 1645)
  • September 30Francis Bacon, English politician and Ipswich MP (d. 1663)

October–December

Date unknown

  • Marin le Roy de Gomberville, French poet and novelist (d. 1674)
  • Anna Alojza Ostrogska, Polish noblewoman (d. 1654)
  • William Prynne, English Puritan politician (d. 1669)
  • Brian Walton, English bishop and scholar (d. 1661)

Probable

  • Martine Bertereau, French mineralogist
  • Jonas Bronck, Swedish colonist in America (d. 1643)
  • Dud Dudley, first Englishman to smelt iron ore with coke (d. 1684)
  • Piaras Feiritéar, Irish language poet (d. 1653)
  • Samuel Hartlib, British scholar (d. 1662)
  • Claude Lorrain, French Baroque painter, draughtsman and engraver (d. 1682)
  • Samuel Rutherford, Scottish theologian and controversialist (d. 1660)

Deaths

Sebastian de Aparicio
Shima Sakon
Richard Hooker
Margrave Andrew of Burgau

January–March

  • January 9John Spencer, English landowner and politician (b. 1549)
  • January 21Jerzy Radziwiłł, Polish–Lithuanian nobleman (szlachcic) from the Radziwiłł family (b. 1556)
  • February 9John Frederick, Duke of Pomerania, Protestant Bishop of Cammin (1567–1574) and ruling Duke of Pomerania (1569–1600) (b. 1542)
  • February 15José de Acosta, Spanish Jesuit missionary and naturalist (b. 1540)
  • February 17Giordano Bruno, Italian philosopher (burned at the stake) (b. 1548)[9]
  • February 25Sebastian de Aparicio, Spanish colonial industrialist, Roman Catholic priest and blessed in Mexico (b. 1502)
  • February 29Caspar Hennenberger, German historian and cartographe (b. 1529)
  • March 6Johann Major, German poet and theologian (b. 1533)
  • March 20Gustaf Banér, Swedish noble (b. 1547)
  • April 1Esperanza Malchi, Ottoman businessperson
  • April – Thomas Deloney, English writer (b. 1543)

April–June

  • May 17Thomas Leighton, English politician (b. 1554)
  • May 18
    • Nicolaus Olai Bothniensis, Swedish archbishop (b. 1550)
    • Fulvio Orsini, Italian humanist, historian and archaeologist (b. 1529)
  • May 19Abe Masakatsu, Japanese nobleman (b. 1541)
  • June 3Juan Grande Román, Spanish Catholic saint (b. 1546)
  • June 8Edward Fortunatus, German nobleman (b. 1565)
  • June 25David Chytraeus, German historian and theologian (b. 1530)[10]
  • June 19Christopher Layer, English politician (b. 1531)

July–September

October–December

  • October 12Luis de Molina, Spanish Jesuit priest and philosopher (b. 1535)[14]
  • October 16Nicolaus Reimers, German astronomer (b. 1551)
  • October 17Cornelis de Jode, Flemish cartographer, engraver and publisher (b. 1568)
  • October 21
    • Toda Katsushige, Japanese warlord (b. 1557)
    • Shima Sakon, Japanese samurai (b. 1540)
    • Shimazu Toyohisa, Japanese samurai (b. 1570)
    • Ōtani Yoshitsugu, Japanese samurai (b. 1558)
  • November 3Richard Hooker, English Anglican theologian (b. 1554)
  • November 6
    • Ishida Mitsunari, Japanese feudal lord (decapitated) (b. 1560)
    • Konishi Yukinaga, Japanese Christian warlord (b. 1555)
  • November 8Natsuka Masaie, Japanese warlord (b. 1562)
  • November 12Margrave Andrew of Burgau, German nobleman, Cardinal, Bishop of Constance and Brixen (b. 1558)
  • November 15Sigmund Fugger von Kirchberg und Weißenhorn, bishop of Regensburg (b. 1542)
  • November 17Kuki Yoshitaka, Japanese naval commander (b. 1542)
  • November 25Juan Téllez-Girón, 2nd Duke of Osuna, Spanish duke (b. 1559)
  • November 30Nanda Bayin, King of Burma (b. 1535)
  • December 3Roger North, 2nd Baron North, English politician (b. 1530)
  • December 16Charles I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld (1569–1600) (b. 1560)
  • December 5- Francesco II dead (1560)

References

  • Spielvogel, Jackson J. Western Civilization. Volume II: Since 1500 (5th ed.). p. 401.
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  3. ^ "Historical Events for Year 1600 | OnThisDay.com". Historyorb.com. Retrieved April 5, 2018.
  4. ^ John Glenn Paton (1994). Italian Arias of the Baroque and Classical Eras: High. Alfred Music Publishing. p. 10. ISBN 978-0-7390-2191-0.
  5. ^ Pedro Calderón de la Barca (1986). Love is No Laughing Matter. Oxford University Press. p. 7. ISBN 978-0-85668-365-7.
  6. ^ The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge. Baker Book House. 1977. p. 135. ISBN 978-0-8010-7947-4.
  7. ^ "Grenville, Sir Richard (1600–1659), of Fitzford, nr. Tavistock, Devon". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved August 21, 2020.
  8. ^ David Mathew (1955). Scotland Under Charles I. Eyre & Spottiswoode. p. 26. ISBN 978-7-470-00028-0.
  9. ^ Hans Blumenberg (1985). The Legitimacy of the Modern Age. MIT Press. p. 549. ISBN 978-0-262-52105-5.
  10. ^ Virginia Brown; James Hankins; Robert A. Kaster (May 2003). Catalogus Translationum Et Commentariorum: Medieval and Renaissance Latin Translations and Commentaries : Annotated Lists and Guides. CUA Press. p. 168. ISBN 978-0-8132-1300-2.
  11. ^ William Oxenham Hewlett (1882). Notes on Dignities in the Peerage of Scotland which are Dormant Or which Have Been Forfeited. Wildy and Sons. p. 135.
  12. ^ Alexander Chalmers (1816). The General Biographical Dictionary Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons. J. Nichols. p. 292.
  13. ^ Encyclopedia of World Biography: Kilpatrick-Louis. Gale Research. 1998. p. 314. ISBN 978-0-7876-2549-8.
  14. ^ Diego Alonso-Lasheras SJ (April 11, 2011). Luis de Molina's De Iustitia et Iure: Justice as Virtue in an Economic Context. BRILL. p. 14. ISBN 978-90-04-20966-4.

Media files used on this page

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Grafik aus dem Klebeband Nr. 1 der Fürstlich Waldeckschen Hofbibliothek Arolsen

Motiv: Herzog Johann Friedrich von Sachsen-Weimar
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Estátua do beato Sebastião de Aparício em A Gudiña (província de Ourense, Espanha).
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Shima Sakon (島左近), was a samurai working under Tsutsui.This Picture was carried on the book of the name, " the imperial biographic dictionary (帝国人名辞典)".This book was published in 1907.