Historical Events For 1605
Monday, 24 July 2017
Jan 13 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on this day in history.
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 First publication of Don Quixote on this day in history.
Jan 31 In Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami in the year 1605.
Feb 01 In the year 1605 isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
Feb 19 In the year 1605 orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
Feb 25 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen on this day in history.
Mar 05 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 in the year 1605.
Mar 17 On this day in history pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34
Apr 05 On this day in history adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)
Apr 06 John Stow, British historian, dies in the year 1605.
Apr 08 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
Apr 15 On this day in history boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
Apr 18 Giacomo Carissimi, composer on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1605 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 on this day in history.
May 16 Camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V on this day in history.
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1605 valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 In the year 1605 simon Dach, German poet
Aug 08 In the year 1605 the city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
Aug 18 Spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen on this day in history.
Sep 17 On this day in history francesco Sacrati, composer
Sep 23 Daniel von Czepko, German poet on this day in history.
Sep 23 Pontus de Tyard, French poet on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547)
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 in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre in the year 1605.
Oct 03 In the year 1605 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 In the year 1605 charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer