Historical Events In February - 19
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
0003 On February - 19 sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on February - 19.
0197 On this day in history lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon
0356 On this day in history emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 Boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0842 Medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches on February - 19.
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on February - 19.
1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on this day in history.
1414 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies on this day in history.
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on this day in history.
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on this day in history.
1545 Pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death on February - 19.
1553 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.
1568 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on this day in history.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on February - 19.
1582 Francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant on this day in history.
1588 On February - 19 pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies
1594 On this day in history having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden.
1600 On this day in history the Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America.
1605 On February - 19 orazio Tiberio Vecchi, composer, dies at 54
1611 On February - 19 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 On this day in history jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
1619 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on February - 19.
1620 On this day in history roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 Battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1] on this day in history.
1653 On this day in history luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 On February - 19 charles-Hubert Gervais, composer
1674 On this day in history netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)