1613 in History
January 20 Peace of Knarod ends War of Kalmar between Denmark and Sweden
January 24 Amsterdams merchant Hans Bontemantel baptized
January 28 Galileo may have unknowingly viewed undiscovered planet Neptune
January 29 Galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees
February 7 Michail Romanov (16) becomes czar of Russia
February 14 King James I's daughter Elizabeth marries Frederik
February 20 Gerard Reynst appointed Dutch Governor-General of East-Indies
February 21 Michael Romanov, son of Patriarch of Moscow, elected Russian tsar
February 24 English princess Elizabeth marries earl Frederik of Palts
June 29 Shakespeare's Globe Theater burns down
December 25 Johan Sigismund of Brandenburg becomes protestant