1659

Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1659 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1659
MDCLIX
Ab urbe condita2412
Armenian calendar1108
ԹՎ ՌՃԸ
Assyrian calendar6409
Balinese saka calendar1580–1581
Bengali calendar1066
Berber calendar2609
English Regnal year10 Cha. 2 – 11 Cha. 2
(Interregnum)
Buddhist calendar2203
Burmese calendar1021
Byzantine calendar7167–7168
Chinese calendar戊戌(Earth Dog)
4355 or 4295
    — to —
己亥年 (Earth Pig)
4356 or 4296
Coptic calendar1375–1376
Discordian calendar2825
Ethiopian calendar1651–1652
Hebrew calendar5419–5420
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1715–1716
 - Shaka Samvat1580–1581
 - Kali Yuga4759–4760
Holocene calendar11659
Igbo calendar659–660
Iranian calendar1037–1038
Islamic calendar1069–1070
Japanese calendarManji 2
(万治2年)
Javanese calendar1581–1582
Julian calendarGregorian minus 10 days
Korean calendar3992
Minguo calendar253 before ROC
民前253年
Nanakshahi calendar191
Thai solar calendar2201–2202
Tibetan calendar阳土狗年
(male Earth-Dog)
1785 or 1404 or 632
    — to —
阴土猪年
(female Earth-Pig)
1786 or 1405 or 633

1659 (MDCLIX)was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the 1659th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 659th year of the 2nd millennium, the 59th year of the 17th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1650s decade. As of the start of 1659, the Gregorian calendar was 10 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

Events

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

  • First British colonists arrive on Saint Helena.
  • Spanish Infanta Maria Theresa brings cocoa to Paris.
  • Diego Velázquez's portrait of Infanta Maria Theresa is first exhibited.
  • Thomas Hobbes publishes De Homine.
  • Parisian police raid a monastery, sending monks to prison for eating meat and drinking wine during Lent.
  • Drought occurs in India.
  • Christiaan Huygens writes Systema Saturnium.
  • Peter Swink, the first known non-white settler to own land in Massachusetts, and first known African to live in Springfield, Massachusetts, arrives. He holds a seat in the town meetings.
Other Languages
Afrikaans: 1659
Alemannisch: 1659
አማርኛ: 1659 እ.ኤ.አ.
Аҧсшәа: 1659
العربية: 1659
aragonés: 1659
asturianu: 1659
azərbaycanca: 1659
বাংলা: ১৬৫৯
Bân-lâm-gú: 1659 nî
Basa Banyumasan: 1659
беларуская: 1659
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 1659
भोजपुरी: 1659
Bikol Central: 1659
български: 1659
Boarisch: 1659
bosanski: 1659.
brezhoneg: 1659
català: 1659
Чӑвашла: 1659
Cebuano: 1659
čeština: 1659
Cymraeg: 1659
dansk: 1659
davvisámegiella: 1659
Deutsch: 1659
eesti: 1659
Ελληνικά: 1659
emiliàn e rumagnòl: 1659
español: 1659
Esperanto: 1659
euskara: 1659
føroyskt: 1659
français: 1659
Frysk: 1659
Gaeilge: 1659
Gàidhlig: 1659
galego: 1659
贛語: 1659年
한국어: 1659년
հայերեն: 1659
Արեւմտահայերէն: 1659 թուական
हिन्दी: १६५९
hornjoserbsce: 1659
hrvatski: 1659.
Ido: 1659
Ilokano: 1659
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: মারি ১৬৫৯
Bahasa Indonesia: 1659
interlingua: 1659
Ирон: 1659-æм аз
íslenska: 1659
italiano: 1659
עברית: 1659
Jawa: 1659
ಕನ್ನಡ: ೧೬೫೯
къарачай-малкъар: 1659 джыл
ქართული: 1659
қазақша: 1659 жыл
Kiswahili: 1659
Kreyòl ayisyen: 1659 (almanak gregoryen)
Кыргызча: 1659
кырык мары: 1659 и
Latina: 1659
latviešu: 1659. gads
Lëtzebuergesch: 1659
lietuvių: 1659 m.
Limburgs: 1659
Livvinkarjala: 1659
lumbaart: 1659
magyar: 1659
मैथिली: १६५९
македонски: 1659
Malagasy: 1659
Māori: 1659
मराठी: इ.स. १६५९
მარგალური: 1659
مصرى: 1659
Bahasa Melayu: 1659
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: 1659 nièng
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၁၆၅၉
Nāhuatl: 1659
Nederlands: 1659
नेपाली: सन् १६५९
नेपाल भाषा: सन् १६५९
日本語: 1659年
Napulitano: 1659
Nordfriisk: 1659
norsk: 1659
norsk nynorsk: 1659
Nouormand: 1659
occitan: 1659
олык марий: 1659
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ୧୬୫୯
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1659
पालि: १६५९
پنجابی: 1659
Plattdüütsch: 1659
polski: 1659
português: 1659
qırımtatarca: 1659
română: 1659
Runa Simi: 1659
русиньскый: 1659
русский: 1659 год
саха тыла: 1659
संस्कृतम्: १६५९
Scots: 1659
Sesotho sa Leboa: 1659
shqip: 1659
sicilianu: 1659
Simple English: 1659
سنڌي: 1659ع
slovenčina: 1659
slovenščina: 1659
کوردی: ١٦٥٩
српски / srpski: 1659
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1659
Basa Sunda: 1659
suomi: 1659
svenska: 1659
Tagalog: 1659
தமிழ்: 1659
татарча/tatarça: 1659 ел
ไทย: พ.ศ. 2202
тоҷикӣ: Соли 1659
Türkçe: 1659
Türkmençe: 1659
українська: 1659
اردو: 1659ء
vèneto: 1659
Tiếng Việt: 1659
Volapük: 1659
West-Vlams: 1659
Winaray: 1659
吴语: 1659年
ייִדיש: 1659
Yorùbá: 1659
粵語: 1659年
中文: 1659年