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Historical Events In 1604

Sunday, 24 May 2020

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   In the year 1604 santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  

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

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

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

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

Apr 25   On this day in history count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand  

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

May 05   In the year 1604 claudio Merulo, Italian organist/composer, dies at 71  

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

May 12   Spanish garrison of Aardenburg surrenders to Mauritius in the year 1604.  

Jun 17   Johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen (Maurits House) on this day in history.  

Jul 08   Heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien) on this day in history.  

Aug 03   Bernardino de Mendoza, Spanish military commander in the year 1604.  

Aug 05   In the year 1604 john Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized  

Aug 20   On this day in history spanish garrison of Sluis surrenders to count Maurice  

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 in the year 1604.  

Sep 17   In the year 1604 lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69  

Sep 20   In the year 1604 spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende  

Oct 08   In the year 1604 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   In the year 1604 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   In the year 1604 william Shakespeare's tragedy "Othello" 1st presented  

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   Admiral Steven van der Haghen's fleet reaches Bantam in the year 1604.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1604

Famous People Born In This Year In History

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

Mar 19   Johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56) was born on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Charles IV, Duke of Lorraine (d. 1675) was born on this day in history.  

May 10   On this day in history birth of jean Mairet, French dramatist (d. 1686)  

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

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

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

Aug 04   On this day in history 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   In the year 1604 santino Garsi, composer, dies at 61  

Feb 29   John Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74 in the year 1604.  

Mar 04   On this day in history death of fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian (b. 1539)  

Mar 13   Arnaud d'Ossat, French diplomat and writer (b. 1537) died in the year 1604.  

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

May 04   In the year 1604 claudio Merulo, composer, dies at 71  

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

Jun 24   Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550) died in the year 1604.  

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