This airticle is aboot the year 1569.

1569 (MDLXIX) was a common year stairtin on Setturday o the Julian calendar, the 1569t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 569t year o the 2nt millennium, the 69t year o the 16t century, an the 10t an last year o the 1560s decade. As o the stairt o 1569, 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: 1566 1567 156815691570 1571 1572