1543 in literature
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1543.
- Guillaume Rouillé sets up as a bookseller in Lyon.
- Mikael Agricola – Abckiria (first book printed in Finnish)
- Nicolaus Copernicus – De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolution of the Heavenly Spheres)
- Martin Luther – Vom Schem Hamphoras
- Fernan Perez de Oliva, completed by Francisco Cervantes de Salazar – Dialogo de la dignidad del hombre
- Andreas Vesalius – De humani corporis fabrica libri septem (On the Fabric of the Human Body, in Seven Books)
- Benefizio della Morte di Cristo ("The Benefit of Christ's Death", attributed to Aonio Paleario)
- Lodovico Dolce – Hecuba
- See 1543 in poetry
- February 4 – Giovanni Francesco Fara, Sardinian historian, geographer and clergyman
- February 25 – Sharaf Khan Bidlisi, politician, historian and poet (died 1603)
- November 2 – Kasper Franck, German theologian (died 1584)
- Unknown dates
- May 24 – Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish Renaissance mathematician and astronomer (born 1473)
- July 19 – Berthold of Chiemsee, German theologian (born 1465)
- Unknown date – Jan Dubčanský ze Zdenína, Moravian nobleman, printer of Moravia's first Czech-language book (born 1490)
- Falk, Gerhard (1992). The Jew in Christian Theology: Martin Luther's Anti-Jewish Vom Schem Hamphoras, Previously Unpublished in English, and Other Milestones in Church Doctrine Concerning Judaism, Jefferson, NC: McFarland. ISBN 0-89950-716-6.
- "Giovanni Francesco Fara". www.filologiasarda.eu (in Italian). Retrieved 11 January 2016.