This airticle is aboot the year 1568.

1568 (MDLXVIII) was a leap year stairtin on Fuirsday o the Julian calendar, the 1568t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 568t year o the 2nt millennium, the 68t year o the 16t century, an the 9t year o the 1560s decade. As o the stairt o 1568, the Gregorian calendar wis 10 days aheid o the Julian calendar, that wis the dominant calendar o the time.

Millennium: 2nt millennium
Centuries: 15t century16t century17t century
Decades: 1530s  1540s  1550s  – 1560s –  1570s  1580s  1590s
Years: 1565 1566 156715681569 1570 1571