Historical Events For 1605
Sunday, 19 November 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 in the year 1605.
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 In Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami on this day in history.
Feb 01 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic in the year 1605.
Feb 19 In the year 1605 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 In the year 1605 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 In the year 1605 john Stow, British historian, dies
Apr 08 In the year 1605 louis de Vadder, Flemish painter
Apr 12 Boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies on this day in history.
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 Orazio Benevoli, composer on this day in history.
Apr 27 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1605 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 On this day in history nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church
Jun 10 On this day in history valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 On this day in history simon Dach, German poet
Aug 08 On this day in history the city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
Aug 18 On this day in history spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen
Sep 17 Francesco Sacrati, composer in the year 1605.
Sep 23 Daniel von Czepko, German poet on this day in history.
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 in the year 1605.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.