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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 14th century15th century16th century
Decades: 1460s  1470s  1480s  – 1490s –  1500s  1510s  1520s
Years: 1487 1488 148914901491 1492 1493
1490 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1490
Ab urbe condita2243
Armenian calendar939
Assyrian calendar6240
Balinese saka calendar1411–1412
Bengali calendar897
Berber calendar2440
English Regnal yearHen. 7 – 6 Hen. 7
Buddhist calendar2034
Burmese calendar852
Byzantine calendar6998–6999
Chinese calendar己酉(Earth Rooster)
4186 or 4126
    — to —
庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
4187 or 4127
Coptic calendar1206–1207
Discordian calendar2656
Ethiopian calendar1482–1483
Hebrew calendar5250–5251
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1546–1547
 - Shaka Samvat1411–1412
 - Kali Yuga4590–4591
Holocene calendar11490
Igbo calendar490–491
Iranian calendar868–869
Islamic calendar895–896
Japanese calendarEntoku 2
Javanese calendar1406–1408
Julian calendar1490
Korean calendar3823
Minguo calendar422 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar22
Thai solar calendar2032–2033
Tibetan calendar阴土鸡年
(female Earth-Rooster)
1616 or 1235 or 463
    — to —
(male Iron-Dog)
1617 or 1236 or 464

1490 (MCDXC) was a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1490th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 490th year of the 2nd millennium, the 90th year of the 15th century, and the 1st year of the 1490s decade. As of the start of 1490, the Gregorian calendar was 9 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which was the dominant calendar of the time.

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