Historical Events In 1605
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
Jan 13 In the year 1605 the controversial play Eastward Hoe by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.
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 in the year 1605.
Jan 17 First publication of Don Quixote on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1605 in Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami.
Feb 01 On this day in history isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
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 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 in the year 1605.
Mar 17 Pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1605 adam Loftus, English Protestant archbishop in Ireland (c.1513)
Apr 06 In the year 1605 john Stow, British historian, dies
Apr 08 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter in the year 1605.
Apr 12 In the year 1605 boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
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 Orazio Benevoli, composer on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1605 leo XI, [Alessandro O de' Medici], Italian Pope (1605), dies at 69
May 04 In the year 1605 ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian biologist/medical, dies at 82
May 16 In the year 1605 camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V
May 24 Nikon, [Nikita Minin], patriarch of Russian-orthodox church on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1605 valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 On this day in history simon Dach, German poet
Aug 08 The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden in the year 1605.
Aug 18 In the year 1605 spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen
Sep 17 On this day in history francesco Sacrati, composer
Sep 23 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Sep 27 The armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm on this day in history.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Li Tzu-ch'eng, Chinese revolutionary, dethroned last Ming emperor in the year 1605.
Oct 15 Abul-Fath Djalal-ud-Din, Mogol keizer of India (1556-1605), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 16 Charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer in the year 1605.