This airticle is aboot the year 1597.

1597 (MDXCVII) wis a common year stairtin on Wadensday o the Gregorian calendar and a common year stairtin on Setturday o the Julian calendar, the 1597t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 597t year o the 2nt millennium, the 97t year o the 16t century, an the 8t year o the 1590s decade. As o the stairt o 1597, the Gregorian calendar wis 10 days aheid o the Julian calendar, that remeened in localised use till 1923.

Millennium: 2nt millennium
Centuries: 15t century16t century17t century
Decades: 1560s  1570s  1580s  – 1590s –  1600s  1610s  1620s
Years: 1594 1595 159615971598 1599 1600