Historical Events For January - 19
Saturday, 16 December 2017
0379 On this day in history theodosius installed as co-emperor of East Roman Empire
0570 Mohammed, Islamic prophet (Koran) on January - 19.
0639 On January - 19 dagobert I, king of Austrasia/Soissons/Burgundy/Neustrië, dies
0973 Pope Benedictus VI elected on January - 19.
1200 On January - 19 dogen Kigen, Japan, Zen teacher, 1st patriarch of the Japanese Soto
1419 French city of Rouen surrenders to Henry V in Hundred Years War on this day in history.
1479 Johan II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81 on this day in history.
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 Mirandola surrenders to the French on this day in history.
1520 Sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund on this day in history.
1544 On this day in history francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
1547 On January - 19 henry Howard, earl of Surrey, army commander/poet, beheaded at 29
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 January - 19.
1607 San Agustin Church in Manila is officially completed; it is currently the oldest church in the Philippines on this day in history.
1613 Jacques Huyn, composer on January - 19.
1625 Erhard Buttner, composer, dies at 32 on January - 19.
1629 On January - 19 abbas I, Shah of Persia (1588-1629), dies at 57
1639 On January - 19 noel Alexandre, French theologian/historian
1647 Johan van Beverwijck, physician (Treas of Ongesontheyt), dies at 52 on January - 19.
1668 King Louis XIV & Emperor Leopold I sign treaty dividing Spain on this day in history.
1669 Leo Allatios, Greek/Italian theologist/literary, dies at about 82 on January - 19.
1676 John Weldon, composer on January - 19.
1679 On January - 19 girolamo Chiti, composer
1686 On January - 19 hakuin Ekakuborn, Japan, Zen Buddhist
1692 John Commelin, director of Hortus Botanist (Amsterdam), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1714 On January - 19 richard Steele publishes "The Crisis," defending Hanoverian success
1714 On this day in history richard Steele publishes "Crisis," defending Hanoverian success
1729 William Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1736 The birth of James Watts, Scottish 'steam' inventor on January - 19.
1736 On this day in history james Watt, Scotland, inventor (steam engine)
1737 On this day in history the birth of Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, French author