The 16th century is regarded by historians as the century in which the rise of Western civilization and the Age of the Islamic Gunpowders occurred. The Renaissance in Italy and Europe saw the emergence of important artists, authors and scientists, and led to the foundation of important subjects which include accounting and political science.
16th century From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 16th century was the century from 1501 to 1600. In this century, many Europeans visited or moved to the newly-found Americas and some also searched for new routes to Asia. There was much change in Europe, such as the Protestant Reformation . Decades and years
1590s (30 C, 1 P) 16th century by city (16 C) 16th century by continent (19 C) 16th century by country (126 C, 1 P)
c. 1600 BC: The creation of one of the oldest surviving astronomical documents, a copy of which was found in the Babylonian library of Ashurbanipal: a 21-year record of the appearances of Venus (which the early Babylonians called Nindaranna): Venus tablet of Ammisaduqa. c. 1600 BC: The date of the earliest discovered rubber balls.
El siglo XVI d. C. ( siglo dieciseis después de Cristo) o siglo XVI e. c. ( siglo dieciseis de la era común) comenzó el 1 de enero de 1501 y terminó el 31 de diciembre de 1600. Es llamado el «Siglo de los Descubrimientos».