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Historical Events In 1604

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Jan 04   On this day in history jacob Balde, German jesuit/barok conductor (Jephthe)  

Jan 16   At the Hampton Court Conference in England, John Rainolds presents to King James I the motion '...that there might bee a newe translation of the Bible.' Approved the next day, Rainolds' motion leads to the 1611 publication of the King James' Bible in the year 1604.  

Jan 17   Santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1604.  

Jan 21   On this day in history tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar  

Jan 21   On this day in history tsar Ivan IV defeats the False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar  

Feb 08   Pierre de Gua de Monts c1558-1628 forms de Monts Trading Company with Champlain and Gravé du Pont; Canada's first chartered company in the year 1604.  

Feb 29   John Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74 on this day in history.  

Mar 19   In the year 1604 johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56)  

Apr 04   In the year 1604 thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies  

Apr 25   In the year 1604 count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand  

May 04   Claudio Merulo, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

May 05   On this day in history claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71  

May 06   In the year 1604 leon VII Spanish poet's first poem is published: La Cocina.  

May 12   Spanish garrison of Aardenburg surrenders to Mauritius on this day in history.  

Jun 17   In the year 1604 johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen (Maurits House)  

Jul 08   In the year 1604 heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien)  

Aug 03   In the year 1604 bernardino de Mendoza, Spanish military commander  

Aug 05   On this day in history john Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized  

Aug 20   Spanish garrison of Sluis surrenders to count Maurice on this day in history.  

Aug 31   Giovanale Ancina, composer, dies at 58 in the year 1604.  

Sep 12   Louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29 on this day in history.  

Sep 17   On this day in history lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69  

Sep 20   Spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende in the year 1604.  

Oct 08   On this day in history janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], literature/politician, dies at 58  

Oct 08   Supernova "Kepler's nova" 1st sighted on this day in history.  

Oct 08   On this day in history the supernova called "Kepler's nova" is First sighted  

Oct 25   Claude de la Tremoille, French duke of Thouars/huguenot, dies on this day in history.  

Nov 01   William Shakespeare's tragedy "Othello" 1st presented in the year 1604.  

Nov 01   William Shakespeare's tragedy"Othello" is presented in the year 1604.  

Nov 03   Osman II, sultan of Turkey (1618-22) on this day in history.  

Nov 15   Davis Mell, composer in the year 1604.  

Dec 07   Ambrosius Reiner, composer in the year 1604.  

Dec 31   In the year 1604 admiral Steven van der Haghen's fleet reaches Bantam  

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Famous Birthdays In 1604

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   Jacob Balde, German jesuit/barok conductor (Jephthe) was born in the year 1604.  

Mar 19   On this day in history birth of johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56)  

Apr 05   On this day in history birth of charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1675)  

May 10   Jean Mairet, French dramatist (d. 1686) was born on this day in history.  

Jun 04   Claudia de' Medici, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (d. 1648) was born on this day in history.  

Jun 17   In the year 1604 birth of johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen (Maurits House)  

Jul 08   In the year 1604 birth of heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien)  

Aug 04   In the year 1604 birth of françois Hédelin, abbé d'Aubignac, French writer (d. 1676)  

Famous Deaths In 1604

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 17   Santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1604.  

Feb 29   On this day in history john Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74  

Mar 04   Fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (b. 1539) died in the year 1604.  

Mar 13   On this day in history death of arnaud d'Ossat, French diplomat and writer (b. 1537)  

Apr 04   Thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies on this day in history.  

May 04   Claudio Merulo, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

May 05   Claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.  

Jun 24   On this day in history death of edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550)  

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