Historical Events in 1612

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  • Aug 29th Battle at Surat, India: English fleet beats Portuguese
  • Oct 28th Robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I
  • Nov 1st (22 October O.S.) Time of Troubles in Russia: Moscow, Kitai-gorod, is captured by Russian troops under command of Dmitry Pozharsky
  • Dec 15th German Astronomer Simon Marius is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Dec 28th First observation of Neptune - Galileo observes and records a "fixed star" without realising it is a planet

Astronomer & Physicist Galileo Galilei
Astronomer & Physicist
Galileo Galilei