Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Friday, 21 November 2014
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 On February - 19 emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
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 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on February - 19.
1401 On February - 19 william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies on February - 19.
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 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 On this day in history jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on this day in history.
1553 Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
1568 On February - 19 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 On February - 19 spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 On February - 19 the Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America.
1605 Orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on February - 19.
1620 On February - 19 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on this day in history.
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on this day in history.