Historical Events In 1605
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 13 The controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison on this day in history.
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 the year 1605 in Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami.
Feb 01 Isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic on this day in history.
Feb 19 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 in the year 1605.
Feb 25 In the year 1605 portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen
Mar 05 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1605 pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1605.
Apr 18 In the year 1605 giacomo Carissimi, composer
Apr 19 Orazio Benevoli, composer in the year 1605.
Apr 27 Leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical, dies at 82
May 16 Camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V on this day in history.
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church in the year 1605.
Jun 10 Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1605 simon Dach, German poet
Aug 08 The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden in the year 1605.
Aug 18 Spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen on this day in history.
Sep 17 Francesco Sacrati, composer on this day in history.
Sep 23 Daniel von Czepko, German poet in the year 1605.
Sep 23 On this day in history pontus de Tyard, French poet
Sep 24 Manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history boulliau, mathematician
Oct 03 On this day in history chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre
Oct 03 On this day in history li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor
Oct 15 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1605 charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer