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Historical Events For February - 19

Sunday, 26 February 2017

0003  Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on this day in history.  

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 this day in history emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples  

0607  Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

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 this day in history.  

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  On this day in history the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer  

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1512  On this day in history french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia  

1537  Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on February - 19.  

1537  Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on this day in history.  

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  Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.  

1561  Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.  

1568  On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80  

1574  On February - 19 spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands  

1574  On February - 19 spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth  

1582  On this day in history francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant  

1588  Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on February - 19.  

1594  On February - 19 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  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 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  On February - 19 trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague  

1620  Roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam on February - 19.  

1634  Battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians on February - 19.  

1634  Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on February - 19.  

1653  Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.  

1671  Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.  

1674  On this day in history netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)  

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Famous Birthdays In February - 19

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1473  Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish mathematician and astronomer (d. 1543) was born on this day in history.  

1526  Charles de L'Ecluse, Flemish botanist (d. 1609) was born on this day in history.  

1552  Melchior Klesl, Austrian cardinal and statesman (d. 1630) was born on February - 19.  

1588  Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies was born on this day in history.  

1611  On February - 19 birth of andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)  

1616  On this day in history birth of jacques de Saint-Luc, composer  

1630  On this day in history birth of shivaji, founder of the Maratha Empire (d. 1680)  

1660  Friedrich Hoffmann, German physician and chemist (d. 1742) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In February - 19

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0197  On February - 19 d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle  

0440  On February - 19 death of mesrop Mashtots, Armenian monk, theologian and linguist (b. 361/362)  

1133  On February - 19 death of irene Ducaena, wife of Alexius I Comnenus (b. 1066)  

1260  Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.  

1401  Death of 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.  

1545  Death of Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.  

1553  Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.  

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