Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Saturday, 28 May 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 this day in history.
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 On February - 19 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 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 On February - 19 william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies on this day in history.
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on February - 19.
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on February - 19.
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on this day in history.
1553 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 On February - 19 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
1568 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1574 On this day in history spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on this day in history.
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 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 The Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America on this day in history.
1605 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 on February - 19.
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 On February - 19 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
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 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1671 On this day in history charles-Hubert Gervais, composer
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on this day in history.