On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1605

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric 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? 416 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn