Historical Events For 1605
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Jan 13 On this day in history the controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
Jan 16 The first edition of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha (Book One of Don Quixote) by Miguel de Cervantes is published in Madrid on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1605 first publication of Don Quixote.
Jan 31 On this day in history in Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami.
Feb 01 In the year 1605 isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
Feb 19 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1605.
Feb 25 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen in the year 1605.
Mar 05 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34
Apr 05 Adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513) on this day in history.
Apr 06 John Stow, British historian, dies in the year 1605.
Apr 08 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter in the year 1605.
Apr 12 In the year 1605 boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
Apr 15 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
Apr 18 Giacomo Carissimi, composer in the year 1605.
Apr 19 On this day in history orazio Benevoli, composer
Apr 27 On this day in history leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
May 04 Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical, dies at 82 in the year 1605.
May 16 In the year 1605 camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V
May 24 In the year 1605 nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church
Jun 10 In the year 1605 valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 Simon Dach, German poet on this day in history.
Aug 08 The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden in the year 1605.
Aug 18 Spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen in the year 1605.
Sep 17 On this day in history francesco Sacrati, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1605 daniel von Czepko, German poet
Sep 23 Pontus de Tyard, French poet in the year 1605.
Sep 24 Manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547) in the year 1605.
Sep 27 The armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm on this day in history.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1605 chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre
Oct 03 On this day in history li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
Oct 15 On this day in history abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63
Oct 16 Charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer on this day in history.