Historical Events In February - 19
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
0003 On this day in history sadiq Hidajat, Persian writer (Blind Person Owl)
0197 D Clodius Septimus Albinus, Roman bequest in England, dies in battle on this day in history.
0197 On this day in history lucius Septimius Severus' army beats Clodius Albinus at Lyon
0356 On February - 19 emperor Constantius II shuts all heathen temples
0607 On this day in history boniface III begins his reign as Catholic Pope
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 On February - 19 william Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
1414 Thomas Arundel, archbishop of Canterbury/chancellor of England, dies on this day in history.
1473 The birth of Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish astronomer on February - 19.
1512 On this day in history french troops under Gaston de Foix occupy Brescia
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Netherlands strike
1537 On February - 19 weavers of Leiden Neth strike
1539 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on this day in history.
1545 On February - 19 pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
1553 On this day in history erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
1561 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
1568 On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer &Jisp Netherlands on February - 19.
1574 Spanish troops plunder Krommenie, Wormerveer & Jisp Neth on February - 19.
1582 On February - 19 francis of Valois becomes duke of Brabant
1588 Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on February - 19.
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 The Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America on this day in history.
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 Trial against Johan van Oldenbarnevelt begins in The Hague on this day in history.
1620 Roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1634 On February - 19 battle at Smolensk Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk: Polish king Wladyslaw IV beats Russians [NS=Mar 1]
1653 On February - 19 luigi Rossi, composer, dies
1671 Charles-Hubert Gervais, composer on February - 19.
1674 Netherlands &England sign Peace of Westminster (NYC becomes English) on this day in history.