This airticle is aboot the year 1600.

1600 (MDC) wis a century leap year stairtin on Seturday o the Gregorian calendar and a leap year stairtin on Tysday o the Julian calendar, the 1600t year o the Common Era (CE) an Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 600t year o the 2nt millennium, the 100t an last year o the 16t century, an the 1st year o the 1600s decade. As o the stairt o 1600, 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: 1570s  1580s  1590s  – 1600s –  1610s  1620s  1630s
Years: 1597 1598 159916001601 1602 1603