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Subject: 6th century, 590, 590s, February 15, March 26
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Millennium: 1st millennium
Centuries: 5th century6th century7th century
Decades: 560s  570s  580s  – 590s –  600s  610s  620s
Years: 587 588 589590591 592 593
590 by topic
State leadersSovereign states
Birth and death categories
Establishment and disestablishment categories
590 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 590
Ab urbe condita 1343
Armenian calendar 39
Assyrian calendar 5340
Bengali calendar −3
Berber calendar 1540
Buddhist calendar 1134
Burmese calendar −48
Byzantine calendar 6098–6099
Chinese calendar 己酉(Earth Rooster)
3286 or 3226
    — to —
庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
3287 or 3227
Coptic calendar 306–307
Discordian calendar 1756
Ethiopian calendar 582–583
Hebrew calendar 4350–4351
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 646–647
 - Shaka Samvat 512–513
 - Kali Yuga 3691–3692
Holocene calendar 10590
Iranian calendar 32 BP – 31 BP
Islamic calendar 33 BH – 32 BH
Julian calendar 590
Korean calendar 2923
Minguo calendar 1322 before ROC
Seleucid era 901/902 AG
Thai solar calendar 1132–1133
Battle between Khosrau II and Bahrām Chobin

Year 590 (DXC) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. The denomination 590 for this year has been used since the early medieval period, when the Anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years.


By place

Byzantine Empire




  • Spring – King Hormizd IV dismisses Bahrām Chobin as commander (Eran spahbed). He revolts and marched with support of the Persian army towards Ctesiphon.
  • February 15 – Hormizd IV is deposed and assassinated by Persian nobles. Ruled since 579, he is succeeded by his son Khosrau II as king of the Persian Empire.
  • September – Bahrām Chobin defeats the inferior forces of Khosrau II near Ctesiphon. He seizes the throne and proclaims himself as king Bahrām IV of Persia.


By topic





  1. ^ Martindale, Jones & Morris 1992, p. 1293
  2. ^ Jonas 643, p. 17
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