Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Sunday, 24 May 2015
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on this day in history.
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on this day in history.
0197 On February - 19 lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon
0356 On this day in history emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 On this day in history boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0842 On February - 19 medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches
1260 On this day in history boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
1401 On this day in history william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 On February - 19 thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 On this day in history french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on this day in history.
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on February - 19.
1545 On February - 19 pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
1553 On this day in history erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.
1568 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on this day in history.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on this day in history.
1582 On February - 19 francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
1588 On February - 19 pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies
1594 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 on February - 19.
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 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on February - 19.
1616 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on this day in history.
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 Battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians on this day in history.
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on February - 19.
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)