Historical Events In February - 19
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0003 On February - 19 sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 On February - 19 d Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle
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 On February - 19 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 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 this day in history the birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer
1512 On February - 19 french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 Weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike on this day in history.
1537 Weavers of Leiden Neth strike on this day in history.
1539 On this day in history jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
1545 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 February - 19 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 this day in history 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 On February - 19 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 February - 19 battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
1653 Luigi Rossi, composer, dies on this day in history.
1671 On February - 19 charles-Hubert Gervais, composer
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on February - 19.