Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Sunday, 26 October 2014
0003 On this day in history sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 On February - 19 d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
0197 Lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon on this day in history.
0356 Emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples on February - 19.
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 On this day in history boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
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 On this day in history the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 On February - 19 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 February - 19.
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on February - 19.
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.
1553 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.
1568 On February - 19 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 On this day in history spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands
1574 On this day in history spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth
1582 On this day in history 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 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 February - 19 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
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 Roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam on February - 19.
1634 Battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians on February - 19.
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
1653 On February - 19 luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 On this day in history charles-Hubert Gervais, composer
1674 On this day in history netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)