Historical Events In February - 19
Thursday, 17 October 2019
0003 Sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl) on February - 19.
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on February - 19.
0197 On February - 19 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 On this day in history medieval Iconoclastic Controversy ends as a council in Constantinople formally reinstated the veneration of icons in the churches
1260 On this day in history boniface, of Lausanne, Belgian bishop/saint, dies
1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London on February - 19.
1414 On February - 19 thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies
1473 On February - 19 the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 French troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia on February - 19.
1537 On this day in history weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 On February - 19 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 On February - 19 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on February - 19.
1568 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1582 Francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant on this day in history.
1588 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on February - 19.
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 On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
1616 On February - 19 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
1619 On this day in history trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague
1620 On February - 19 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
1634 Battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians on this day in history.
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
1653 On this day in history luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on February - 19.