16th century

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Millennium: 1st millennium - 2nd millennium - 3rd millennium
Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century
Decades: 1500s 1510s 1520s 1530s 1540s 1550s 1560s 1570s 1580s 1590s

As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600.

See also: 16th century in literature

Contents

[edit] Events

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Martin Luther at age 46 (Lucas Cranach the Elder, 1529)<center>

[edit] 1500s

[edit] 1510s

[edit] 1520s

Image:Hans Holbein d. J. 049.jpg
Henry VIII
King of England and Ireland
by Hans Holbein the Younger.

[edit] 1530s

[edit] 1540s

Image:Odanobunaga.jpg
Oda Nobunaga.

[edit] 1550s

[edit] 1560s

[edit] 1570s

[edit] 1580s

[edit] 1590s

[edit] Significant people

[edit] Inventions, discoveries, introductions

List of 16th century inventions

[edit] Decades and years

1490s 1490 1491 1492 1493 1494 1495 1496 1497 1498 1499
1500s 1500 1501 1502 1503 1504 1505 1506 1507 1508 1509
1510s 1510 1511 1512 1513 1514 1515 1516 1517 1518 1519
1520s 1520 1521 1522 1523 1524 1525 1526 1527 1528 1529
1530s 1530 1531 1532 1533 1534 1535 1536 1537 1538 1539
1540s 1540 1541 1542 1543 1544 1545 1546 1547 1548 1549
1550s 1550 1551 1552 1553 1554 1555 1556 1557 1558 1559
1560s 1560 1561 1562 1563 1564 1565 1566 1567 1568 1569
1570s 1570 1571 1572 1573 1574 1575 1576 1577 1578 1579
1580s 1580 1581 1582 1583 1584 1585 1586 1587 1588 1589
1590s 1590 1591 1592 1593 1594 1595 1596 1597 1598 1599
1600s 1600 1601 1602 1603 1604 1605 1606 1607 1608 1609
Millennium Century
4th BC: 40th BC 39th BC 38th BC 37th BC 36th BC 35th BC 34th BC 33rd BC 32nd BC 31st BC
3rd BC: 30th BC 29th BC 28th BC 27th BC 26th BC 25th BC 24th BC 23rd BC 22nd BC 21st BC
2nd BC: 20th BC 19th BC 18th BC 17th BC 16th BC 15th BC 14th BC 13th BC 12th BC 11th BC
1st BC: 10th BC 9th BC 8th BC 7th BC 6th BC 5th BC 4th BC 3rd BC 2nd BC 1st BC
1st:   1st   2nd   3rd   4th   5th   6th   7th   8th   9th 10th
2nd: 11th 12th 13th 14th 15th 16th 17th 18th 19th 20th
3rd: 21st 22nd 23rd 24th 25th 26th 27th 28th 29th 30th
4th: 31st 32nd 33rd 34th 35th 36th 37th 38th 39th 40th
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