After an absence of 480 years, the watch will be rediscovered at a flea market in London; an inscription on the watch, "MDVPHN", will be interpreted in 2014 as meaning a rendition of the year (MDV, 1505 in Roman numerals); the inventor (PH for Peter Henlein) and the place of manufacture (N for Nuremberg).
View history. Tools. 1500s may refer to: The period from 1500 to 1599, almost synonymous with the 16th century (1501–1600) 1500s (decade), the period from 1500 to 1509. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title formed as a letter–number combination.
The list below includes links to articles with further details for each decade, century, and millennium from 12,000 BC to AD 12,000.
The 1500s was a decade that started on 1 January 1500 and ended on 31 December 1509. Millennium: 2nd millennium. Centuries: 15th century – 16th century – 17th century. Decades: 1470s 1480s 1490s – 1500s – 1510s 1520s 1530s. Years: 1500 1501 1502 1503 1504 1505 1506 1507 1508 1509.
Can you list the top facts and stats about 1500s (decade)? The 1500s ran from January 1, 1500, to December 31, 1599. September 8, 1504: Michelangelo 's David is completed.
The 15th century was the century which spans the Julian dates from 1 January 1401 ( MCDI) to 31 December 1500 ( MD ). In Europe, the 15th century includes parts of the Late Middle Ages, the Early Renaissance, and the early modern period. Many technological, social and cultural developments of the 15th century can in retrospect be ...
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