Calendar overview 599
|Mayan city of Calakmul invades distant Palenque and almost completely destroys the city.|
|599 in other calendars|
|Armenian calendar||47/48 (turn of the year July)|
|Buddhist calendar||1142/43 (southern Buddhism); 1141/42 (alternative calculation according to Buddhas Parinirvana )|
|Chinese calendar||54th (55th) cycle|
|Jewish calendar||4359/60 (September 25-26)|
ab urbe condita MCCCLII (1352)
Diocletian's era : 315/316 (November turn of the year)
|Seleucid era||Babylon: 909/910 (April)
Syria: 910/911 (October)
|Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar)||655/656 (turn of the year April)|
Politics and world events
- Merovingian fratricidal war : the nobility of Burgundy and Austrasia rise up against the regent Brunichild , who is expelled.
- Balkan campaigns of Maurikios : The Eastern Romans break the peace treaty with the Avars : the generals Priskos and Komentiolos advance near Viminatium into the Pannonian lowlands and thus into the Avar heartland, where they defeat the Avars for the first time in their own country and unhindered the area of today's Banat devastate.