Historical Events In 1604
Friday, 30 July 2021
Jan 04 In the year 1604 jacob Balde, German jesuit/barok conductor (Jephthe)
Jan 16 In the year 1604 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 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 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 On this day in history john Whitgift, Archbishop of Canterbury (1583-1604), dies at about 74
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history leon VII Spanish poet's first poem is published: La Cocina.
May 12 On this day in history spanish garrison of Aardenburg surrenders to Mauritius
Jun 17 Johan Maurits, count of Nassau-Siegen (Maurits House) in the year 1604.
Jul 08 On this day in history heinrich Albert, Germany, composer (Arien oder Melodien)
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 On this day in history giovanale Ancina, composer, dies at 58
Sep 12 In the year 1604 louis Gunther, earl of Nassau, dies in battle at about 29
Sep 17 In the year 1604 lucas Osiander, composer, dies at 69
Sep 20 Spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1604 janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], literature/politician, dies at 58
Oct 08 In the year 1604 supernova "Kepler's nova" 1st sighted
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 In the year 1604 william Shakespeare's tragedy"Othello" is presented
Nov 03 In the year 1604 osman II, sultan of Turkey (1618-22)
Nov 15 In the year 1604 davis Mell, composer
Dec 07 Ambrosius Reiner, composer on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1604 admiral Steven van der Haghen's fleet reaches Bantam