Historical Events For January - 19
Tuesday, 20 March 2018
0379 Theodosius installed as co-emperor of East Roman Empire on January - 19.
0570 On January - 19 mohammed, Islamic prophet (Koran)
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 January - 19.
1479 On this day in history johan II, king of Aragon/Navarra, dies at 81
1493 On January - 19 france cedes Roussillon & Cerdágne to Spain by treaty of Barcelona
1493 France cedes Roussillon & Cerdagne to Spain by treaty of Barcelona on January - 19.
1511 On January - 19 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 January - 19.
1547 On this day in history 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 Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1591 On January - 19 edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
1607 On this day in history 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 On this day in history abbas I, Shah of Persia (1588-1629), dies at 57
1639 On January - 19 noel Alexandre, French theologian/historian
1647 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, physician (Treas of Ongesontheyt), dies at 52
1668 On this day in history king Louis XIV & Emperor Leopold I sign treaty dividing Spain
1669 On this day in history leo Allatios, Greek/Italian theologist/literary, dies at about 82
1676 John Weldon, composer on this day in history.
1679 Girolamo Chiti, composer on January - 19.
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 Richard Steele publishes "The Crisis," defending Hanoverian success on this day in history.
1714 On January - 19 richard Steele publishes "Crisis," defending Hanoverian success
1729 William Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58 on this day in history.
1736 On January - 19 the birth of James Watts, Scottish 'steam' inventor
1736 On January - 19 james Watt, Scotland, inventor (steam engine)
1737 The birth of Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, French author on this day in history.