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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 16th century17th century18th century
Decades: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1606 1607 160816091610 1611 1612
1609 by topic:
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Architecture - Art - Literature - Music - Science
Lists of leaders
Colonial governors - State leaders
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Births - Deaths
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Establishments - Disestablishments
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1609 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1609
Ab urbe condita 2362
Armenian calendar 1058
Assyrian calendar 6359
Bengali calendar 1016
Berber calendar 2559
English Regnal year Ja. 1 – 7 Ja. 1
Buddhist calendar 2153
Burmese calendar 971
Byzantine calendar 7117–7118
Chinese calendar 戊申(Earth Monkey)
4305 or 4245
    — to —
己酉年 (Earth Rooster)
4306 or 4246
Coptic calendar 1325–1326
Discordian calendar 2775
Ethiopian calendar 1601–1602
Hebrew calendar 5369–5370
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1665–1666
 - Shaka Samvat 1531–1532
 - Kali Yuga 4710–4711
Holocene calendar 11609
Igbo calendar 609–610
Iranian calendar 987–988
Islamic calendar 1017–1018
Japanese calendar Keichō 14
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar 3942
Minguo calendar 303 before ROC
Thai solar calendar 2151–2152
January 15: Avisa newspaper.

1609 (MDCIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Julian calendar, the 1609th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 609th year of the 2nd millennium, the 9th year of the 17th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1600s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1609 is 10 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.




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