|Centuries:||16th century - 17th century - 18th century|
|Decades:||1570s 1580s 1590s - 1600s - 1610s 1620s 1630s|
|Years:|| 1600 1601 1602 1603 1604|
1605 1606 1607 1608 1609
|Categories:|| Births - Deaths - Architecture|
Establishments - Disestablishments
Events and trends Edit
Many inventions and institutions are created, including Hans Lippershey with the telescope (1608, used by Galileo the next year), the newspaper Avisa Relation oder Zeitung in Augsburg, and Cornelius Drebbel with the thermostat (1609).
- 1602 - The first production of Hamlet is held.
- November 5, 1605 - The Gunpowder Plot to blow up the British Parliament.
- 1607 - John Smith of Jamestown enters Virginia.
- September 2, 1609 - Henry Hudson enters New York Bay.
- Galileo popularizes the astronomical use of the telescope.
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