Historical Events Happened In 1605
Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Jan 13 In the year 1605 the controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
Jan 16 In the year 1605 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.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 Pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34 in the year 1605.
Apr 05 In the year 1605 adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)
Apr 06 In the year 1605 john Stow, British historian, dies
Apr 08 On this day in history louis de Vadder, Flemish painter
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 in the year 1605.
Apr 19 In the year 1605 orazio Benevoli, composer
Apr 27 In the year 1605 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
May 04 On this day in history ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical, dies at 82
May 16 On this day in history camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church in the year 1605.
Jun 10 Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time in the year 1605.
Jul 29 In the year 1605 simon Dach, German poet
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 on this day in history.
Sep 17 Francesco Sacrati, composer on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1605 daniel von Czepko, German poet
Sep 23 In the year 1605 pontus de Tyard, French poet
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 On this day in history li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
Oct 15 In the year 1605 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.