Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on February - 19.
0197 On this day in history d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
0197 On this day in history lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon
0356 Emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples on February - 19.
0607 Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 19.
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 On this day in history boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
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 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on February - 19.
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 On February - 19 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
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 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 February - 19.
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 On February - 19 the Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America.
1605 On this day in history 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 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on this day in history.
1620 On this day in history roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 On February - 19 battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
1653 On this day in history luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)