Historical Events In February - 19
Thursday, 19 April 2018
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 On this day in history emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 19.
0842 Medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches on February - 19.
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on February - 19.
1414 On this day in history thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 On February - 19 the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on this day in history.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on February - 19.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on this day in history.
1539 On February - 19 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
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 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
1568 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on February - 19.
1582 On February - 19 francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
1588 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on this day in history.
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 February - 19.
1605 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 on February - 19.
1611 On February - 19 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 On February - 19 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
1619 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on this day in history.
1620 On February - 19 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 Battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians on February - 19.
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on this day in history.
1653 On this day in history luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on February - 19.