Historical Events Happened In January - 19
Friday, 31 July 2015
0379 On this day in history theodosius installed as co-emperor of East Roman Empire
0570 Mohammed, Islamic prophet (Koran) on this day in history.
0639 Dagobert I, king of Austrasia/Soissons/Burgundy/Neustrië, dies on this day in history.
0973 On this day in history pope Benedictus VI elected
1200 Dogen Kigen, Japan, Zen teacher, 1st patriarch of the Japanese Soto on January - 19.
1419 French city of Rouen surrenders to Henry V in Hundred Years War on this day in history.
1479 On this day in history johan II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81
1493 France cedes Roussillon & Cerdágne to Spain by treaty of Barcelona on this day in history.
1493 On this day in history france cedes Roussillon & Cerdagne to Spain by treaty of Barcelona
1511 On this day in history mirandola surrenders to the French.
1520 On January - 19 sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund.
1544 Francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60) on this day in history.
1547 Henry Howard, earl of Surrey, army commander/poet, beheaded at 29 on January - 19.
1549 On January - 19 barthout van Assendelft, 1st land advocate of Holland, dies
1576 On January - 19 hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81
1591 Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60 on this day in history.
1607 On January - 19 san Agustin Church in Manila is officially completed; it is currently the oldest church in the Philippines
1613 On January - 19 jacques Huyn, composer
1625 Erhard Buttner, composer, dies at 32 on this day in history.
1629 Abbas I, Shah of Persia (1588-1629), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1639 On January - 19 noel Alexandre, French theologian/historian
1647 Johan van Beverwijck, physician (Treas of Ongesontheyt), dies at 52 on January - 19.
1668 On January - 19 king Louis XIV & Emperor Leopold I sign treaty dividing Spain
1669 On January - 19 leo Allatios, Greek/Italian theologist/literary, dies at about 82
1676 On January - 19 john Weldon, composer
1679 Girolamo Chiti, composer on this day in history.
1686 On January - 19 hakuin Ekakuborn, Japan, Zen Buddhist
1692 On January - 19 john Commelin, director of Hortus Botanist (Amsterdam), dies at 62
1714 Richard Steele publishes "The Crisis," defending Hanoverian success on this day in history.
1714 On this day in history richard Steele publishes "Crisis," defending Hanoverian success
1729 On this day in history william Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58
1736 On this day in history the birth of James Watts, Scottish 'steam' inventor
1736 James Watt, Scotland, inventor (steam engine) on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history the birth of Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, French author