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Historical Events In 1604

Tuesday, 17 May 2022

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

Jan 16   On this day in history 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  

Jan 17   On this day in history santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  

Jan 21   In the year 1604 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   On this day in history pierre de Gua de Monts c1558-1628 forms de Monts Trading Company with Champlain and Gravé du Pont; Canada's first chartered company  

Feb 29   In the year 1604 john Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74  

Mar 19   Johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56) in the year 1604.  

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

Apr 25   Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on this day in history.  

May 04   On this day in history claudio Merulo, composer, dies at 71  

May 05   Claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71 in the year 1604.  

May 06   Leon VII Spanish poet's first poem is published: La Cocina on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1604 spanish garrison of Aardenburg surrenders to Mauritius  

Jun 17   Johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen (Maurits House) in the year 1604.  

Jul 08   Heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien) in the year 1604.  

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 in the year 1604.  

Aug 31   Giovanale Ancina, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.  

Sep 12   In the year 1604 louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29  

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

Sep 20   On this day in history spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende  

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 in the year 1604.  

Oct 08   The supernova called "Kepler's nova" is First sighted on this day in history.  

Oct 25   On this day in history claude de la Tremoille, French duke of Thouars/huguenot, dies  

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

Nov 01   William Shakespeare's tragedy"Othello" is presented on this day in history.  

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

Nov 15   On this day in history davis Mell, composer  

Dec 07   Ambrosius Reiner, composer in the year 1604.  

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

Famous Birthdays In 1604

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   Jacob Balde, German jesuit/barok conductor (Jephthe) was born on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1604.  

Jun 04   On this day in history birth of claudia de' Medici, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (d. 1648)  

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

Jul 08   Heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien) was born in the year 1604.  

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   On this day in history santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  

Feb 29   In the year 1604 john Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74  

Mar 04   In the year 1604 death of fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (b. 1539)  

Mar 13   Arnaud d'Ossat, French diplomat and writer (b. 1537) died on this day in history.  

Apr 04   Thomas Churchyard, poet/pamphleteer, dies in the year 1604.  

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   Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550) died on this day in history.  

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