Historical Events For 1605
Saturday, 27 May 2017
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 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 the year 1605 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 On this day in history orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
Feb 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1605.
Apr 12 In the year 1605 boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
Apr 15 In the year 1605 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 On this day in history 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 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 Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time on this day in history.
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 Francesco Sacrati, composer in the year 1605.
Sep 23 In the year 1605 daniel von Czepko, German poet
Sep 23 In the year 1605 pontus de Tyard, French poet
Sep 24 On this day in history manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547)
Sep 27 In the year 1605 the armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre
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