Historical Events In August - 19
Thursday, 24 June 2021
0440 St Sixtus III ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0440 Sixtus III, Italian Pope (432-40), dies on this day in history.
0472 On this day in history ricimer, Barbaars general, dies
1071 On August - 19 battle at Manzikert: Seldjuken sultan Alp Arslan beats Byzantine King
1099 On August - 19 crusaders beat Saracens in Battle of Ascalon
1263 On this day in history king James I or Argon censors Hebrew writings
1263 On this day in history king James I of Argon censors Hebrew writing
1399 On this day in history king Richard II of England surrenders to his cousin Henry
1458 Aenea Silvio Piccolomini chosen Pope Pius II on August - 19.
1477 On this day in history maximilian I, son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III, weds Mary of
1493 Maximilian I of Austria becomes Roman Catholic German emperor on this day in history.
1493 Frederick III of Innsbruck, German Emperor (1440-1493), dies at 77 on August - 19.
1504 On this day in history battle of Knockdoe.
1521 Lodovico Guicciardini, Italian historian (Descrittione di Tutti) on August - 19.
1524 Emperor Charles V's troops besiege Marseille, Italy on August - 19.
1558 On August - 19 paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on August - 19.
1561 On August - 19 mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
1580 Andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1587 Sigismund III becomes king of Poland on August - 19.
1591 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen on August - 19.
1596 On August - 19 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
1601 Michael the Brave, ruler of Turkey, dies on August - 19.
1627 Prince Frederik Henry conquerors fort Groenlo on this day in history.
1631 On August - 19 the birth of John Dryden, English poet, dramatist and satire writer
1631 John Dryden, 1st poet laureate of England (All for Love) on this day in history.
1646 On August - 19 john Flamsteed, 1st astronomer royal of England
1646 Alexander Henderson, Scottish theologian on August - 19.
1650 On this day in history abraham de Verwer, painter, buried at about 55
1654 On this day in history yom Tov Lipmann Heller, rabbi/author (Tosefot Yom Tov), dies
1686 Antonio Tonelli, composer on August - 19.
1689 Samuel Richardson, English novelist (Pamela) (baptized) on August - 19.
1691 On August - 19 battle at Szalankemen: Austrians beat Turks
1691 Mustafa Koprulu, Turkish grand vizer, dies in battle on August - 19.