On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1605

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Controversial play "Eastward Hoe" by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston is performed, landing two of the authors in prison.

1605 Highlights

About January 13, 1605

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 417 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn