Historical Events For 1605
Saturday, 21 January 2017
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 in the year 1605.
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 On this day in history isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
Feb 19 On this day in history orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
Feb 25 In the year 1605 portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen
Mar 05 In the year 1605 clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69
Mar 17 Pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1605 adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)
Apr 06 On this day in history john Stow, British historian, dies
Apr 08 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1605 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 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 Camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V in the year 1605.
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church on this day in history.
Jun 10 Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time in the year 1605.
Jul 29 On this day in history simon Dach, German poet
Aug 08 The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden in the year 1605.
Aug 18 In the year 1605 spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen
Sep 17 In the year 1605 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 On this day in history the armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre on this day in history.
Oct 03 In the year 1605 li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
Oct 15 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 16 Charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer in the year 1605.