On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1605

Historical Events

Historic Publication

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

1605 Highlights

About January 16, 1605

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 417 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn