1605 in History
February 25 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen
May 16 Camillo Borghese elected to succeed Pope Leo XI becomes Paul V
June 10 Valse Dimitri crowned Russian tsar for 1st time
August 18 Spanish army under of general Spinola conquerors Lingen
October 3 Chinese uprising on Philippines, Tondo/Quiapo massacre
October 27 Spanish army under General Spinola occupies Wachtendonk
November 5 Gunpowder Plot; Catholics try to blow up English Parliament. Plot uncovered and leader Guy Fawkes hanged