Historical Events In October - 19
Monday, 30 March 2020
0439 The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa on October - 19.
0615 St Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0727 On October - 19 saint Frideswide
1031 Abbot Humbertus van Echternach opens grave of Saint Willibrord on this day in history.
1187 On October - 19 pope Urban III
1216 King John of England dies at Newark-on-Trent and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Henry on October - 19.
1216 On this day in history king John
1268 On this day in history konradin von Hohenstaufen, duke of Zwaben, beheaded
1298 On October - 19 rindfleish-140 Jews of Heilbron Germany are murdered
1453 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war on October - 19.
1466 2nd Peace of Thorn on October - 19.
1492 On October - 19 columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas)
1507 On October - 19 viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, [Aytta van Zwichem], Dutch priest
1512 On this day in history martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia).
1545 Giovanale Ancina, composer on October - 19.
1547 Pierino del Vaga, Italian painter, dies at about 46 on October - 19.
1553 Bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
1576 On October - 19 dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
1581 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible" on October - 19.
1605 Thomas Browne, British writer (Garden of Cyrus) on October - 19.
1608 On this day in history martinus A del Rio, Spanish lawyer historian/theologist, dies
1609 Jacobus Arminius, [Jacob Hermans], theologist, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1630 In Boston the 1st general court is held on this day in history.
1634 On this day in history beach Island in North sea destroyed by a heavy storm flood
1636 Marcin Kazanowski, Polish politician on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history louis Le Quointe, composer
1682 On October - 19 english Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland
1684 On this day in history johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer
1690 Giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer on this day in history.
1722 On October - 19 french C Hopffer patents fire extinguisher
1739 On October - 19 england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]
1745 On this day in history jonathan Swift, English writer (Gulliver's Travels), dies
1758 Johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies on October - 19.
1765 On this day in history stamp Act Congress met in NY, wrote decl of rights & liberties