Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Wednesday, 02 September 2015
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on this day in history.
0197 On this day in history d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
0197 Lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon on February - 19.
0356 Emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples on this day in history.
0607 On this day in history boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0842 On this day in history medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on February - 19.
1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on this day in history.
1414 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies on this day in history.
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on February - 19.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on February - 19.
1539 On February - 19 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.
1553 Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1561 On February - 19 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
1568 On February - 19 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on this day in history.
1582 Francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant on February - 19.
1588 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on February - 19.
1594 On this day in history having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden.
1600 The Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America on this day in history.
1605 On this day in history orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
1611 On February - 19 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 On February - 19 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
1619 On February - 19 trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague
1620 On February - 19 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 On February - 19 battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on this day in history.
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on this day in history.