Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Monday, 20 October 2014
0003 On February - 19 sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 On February - 19 d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
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 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 February - 19.
1260 On February - 19 boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
1401 On this day in history william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 On this day in history thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 On this day in history the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on February - 19.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on February - 19.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on February - 19.
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 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
1568 On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on this day in history.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on February - 19.
1582 On February - 19 francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
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 February - 19.
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 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 this day in history.
1620 Roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1634 On February - 19 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 February - 19 luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on this day in history.
1674 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)