Historical Events In 1605
Monday, 10 December 2018
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 On this day in history 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.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 25 In the year 1605 portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen
Mar 05 On this day in history 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 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 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 In the year 1605 giacomo Carissimi, composer
Apr 19 In the year 1605 orazio Benevoli, composer
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 in the year 1605.
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 Simon Dach, German poet in the year 1605.
Aug 08 The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden in the year 1605.
Aug 18 On this day in history spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen
Sep 17 In the year 1605 francesco Sacrati, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1605 daniel von Czepko, German poet
Sep 23 Pontus de Tyard, French poet on this day in history.
Sep 24 Manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547) in the year 1605.
Sep 27 On this day in history the armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre on this day in history.
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 In the year 1605 charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer