Historical Events In 1605
Wednesday, 20 January 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 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 Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1605 isaac Aboab de Fonseca, Portuguese/Neth rabbi/mystic
Feb 19 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Feb 25 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1605 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 John Stow, British historian, dies on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1605 louis de Vadder, Flemish painter
Apr 12 In the year 1605 boris Godunov, Tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies
Apr 15 Boris Godunov, tsar of Russia (1598-1605), dies in the year 1605.
Apr 18 On this day in history giacomo Carissimi, composer
Apr 19 In the year 1605 orazio Benevoli, composer
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 On this day in history valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
Jul 29 Simon Dach, German poet on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1605 the city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
Aug 18 Spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen on this day in history.
Sep 17 Francesco Sacrati, composer in the year 1605.
Sep 23 Daniel von Czepko, German poet in the year 1605.
Sep 23 Pontus de Tyard, French poet on this day in history.
Sep 24 In the year 1605 manuel Mendes, Portuguese composer (bc. 1547)
Sep 27 The armies of Sweden are utterly defeated by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the Battle of Kircholm in the year 1605.
Sep 28 Boulliau, mathematician in the year 1605.
Oct 03 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre in the year 1605.
Oct 03 In the year 1605 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 in the year 1605.
Oct 16 In the year 1605 charles C Dassoucy, French writer/singer