Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Wednesday, 14 October 2015
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 Lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon on February - 19.
0356 Emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples on this day in history.
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 this day in history boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on February - 19.
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 this day in history french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on February - 19.
1537 On February - 19 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 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 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 February - 19 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 this day in history.
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 February - 19.
1611 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on this day in history.
1616 On February - 19 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
1619 On this day in history 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 On February - 19 battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
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.