Historical Events Happened In February - 19
Monday, 30 March 2015
0003 On this day in history sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 On this day in history 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 On this day in history emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on February - 19.
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 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on February - 19.
1539 On February - 19 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
1545 On this day in history pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
1553 Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1561 On February - 19 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
1568 On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 On this day in history spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands
1574 On this day in history spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth
1582 On this day in history francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
1588 On February - 19 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 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 On February - 19 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on February - 19.
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 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 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)