Historical Events In October - 19
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0439 The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa on October - 19.
0615 St Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope today in history.
1031 Abbot Humbertus van Echternach opens grave of Saint Willibrord on October - 19.
1216 On October - 19 king John of England dies at Newark-on-Trent and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Henry.
1298 Today in history rindfleish-140 Jews of Heilbron Germany are murdered
1453 Today in history 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
1466 2nd Peace of Thorn on October - 19.
1492 Today in history columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas)
1512 Martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia) on October - 19.
1576 On October - 19 dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
1630 In Boston the 1st general court is held on October - 19.