Historical Events In February - 19
Saturday, 23 January 2021
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on February - 19.
0197 On February - 19 d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
0197 Lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon on this day in history.
0356 Emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples on this day in history.
0607 On February - 19 boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0842 On this day in history medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches
1260 Boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies on this day in history.
1401 On this day in history william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 On February - 19 thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 On this day in history the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 On this day in history french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on February - 19.
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on February - 19.
1545 On February - 19 pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
1553 Erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41 on this day in history.
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.
1568 On February - 19 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 On February - 19 spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on February - 19.
1582 On this day in history francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
1588 On February - 19 pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies
1594 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 on February - 19.
1600 On February - 19 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 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on February - 19.
1616 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on this day in history.
1619 On this day in history trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague
1620 On this day in history roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 On February - 19 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 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on February - 19.
1671 On this day in history charles-Hubert Gervais, composer
1674 On February - 19 netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English)