Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Friday, 29 April 2016
0003 On February - 19 sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on February - 19.
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 February - 19 boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0842 Medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches on this day in history.
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 On this day in history william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 On this day in history thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on this day in history.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on February - 19.
1545 On this day in history pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
1553 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
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 this day in history pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies
1594 On February - 19 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 On this day in history the Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America.
1605 On February - 19 orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
1611 On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on February - 19.
1619 On this day in history 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 On this day in history battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
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 February - 19.