Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Sunday, 21 September 2014
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on this day in history.
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on February - 19.
0197 On February - 19 lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon
0356 On February - 19 emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 On this day in history 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 February - 19.
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 February - 19.
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
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 this day in history.
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.
1553 On this day in history 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 February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on February - 19.
1574 On February - 19 spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth
1582 Francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant on this day in history.
1588 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on February - 19.
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 this day in history.
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 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on this day in history.
1616 On this day in history jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
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 this day in history.
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on this day in history.
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on this day in history.
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.