1571

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1571 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1571
MDLXXI
Ab urbe condita2324
Armenian calendar1020
ԹՎ ՌԻ
Assyrian calendar6321
Balinese saka calendar1492–1493
Bengali calendar978
Berber calendar2521
English Regnal year13 Eliz. 1 – 14 Eliz. 1
Buddhist calendar2115
Burmese calendar933
Byzantine calendar7079–7080
Chinese calendar庚午(Metal Horse)
4267 or 4207
    — to —
辛未年 (Metal Goat)
4268 or 4208
Coptic calendar1287–1288
Discordian calendar2737
Ethiopian calendar1563–1564
Hebrew calendar5331–5332
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1627–1628
 - Shaka Samvat1492–1493
 - Kali Yuga4671–4672
Holocene calendar11571
Igbo calendar571–572
Iranian calendar949–950
Islamic calendar978–979
Japanese calendarGenki 2
(元亀2年)
Javanese calendar1490–1491
Julian calendar1571
MDLXXI
Korean calendar3904
Minguo calendar341 before ROC
民前341年
Nanakshahi calendar103
Thai solar calendar2113–2114
Tibetan calendar阳金马年
(male Iron-Horse)
1697 or 1316 or 544
    — to —
阴金羊年
(female Iron-Goat)
1698 or 1317 or 545

Year 1571 (MDLXXI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.

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  • Using mercury in the silver extraction process dramatically increases the output of the Potosí mine; thus begins the great silver flow that links the New and Old Worlds.[3]
  • The Swedish Church Ordinance 1571 creates the first complete order of the Protestant Swedish church. The church ordinance also includes a chapter about schooling, in which all children in the cities, regardless of sex, are to be given elementary schooling.[4]

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  1. ^ Hibbert, Christopher, ed. (1988). The Encyclopædia of Oxford. London: Macmillan. p. 198. ISBN 0-333-39917-X. 
  2. ^ "The Library of Parliament's research tool for finding information on legislation". Library of Parliament. 2010-01-28. Archived from the original on February 2, 2010. Retrieved 28 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Epic World History: Potosí (Silver Mines of Colonial Peru)". epicworldhistory.blogspot.com. 2015. Retrieved 1 May 2015. In 1571, after numerous trials, the Spanish perfected the techniques for refining Potosí’s silver ore with Huancavelica's mercury, prompting Viceroy Francisco de Toledo to gush that the union of the two mines would create the world’s greatest marriage. 
  4. ^ Du Rietz, Anita, Kvinnors entreprenörskap: under 400 år, 1. uppl., Dialogos, Stockholm, 2013