Polish troops occupy Moscow.
November 5 - Guy Fawkes tries to blow up the English
Parliament as part of the Gunpowder Plot.
Miguel Cervantes' Don Quixote is published.Pope Leo XI
is elected, but dies before the year is out.
May 16 - Paul V
April 8 - King Philip IV
of Spain.Simon Dezhnev
- A Russian Cossack navigator.Deaths
October 15 - Jellaladin Mahommed Akbar
, Mogul emperor.Clement VIII
, pope.Leo XI
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