Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Sunday, 14 February 2016
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches on this day in history.
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 February - 19.
1473 On February - 19 the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 On February - 19 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
1545 On February - 19 pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
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 Francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant on this day in history.
1588 On this day in history pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies
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 this day in history.
1611 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on February - 19.
1616 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on February - 19.
1619 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on this day in history.
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 February - 19 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 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)