Historical Events In October - 19
Sunday, 21 April 2019
0439 The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa on this day in history.
0615 On October - 19 st Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0727 On this day in history 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 On October - 19 king John of England dies at Newark-on-Trent and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Henry.
1216 King John on this day in history.
1268 On October - 19 konradin von Hohenstaufen, duke of Zwaben, beheaded
1298 Rindfleish-140 Jews of Heilbron Germany are murdered on October - 19.
1453 On this day in history 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
1466 2nd Peace of Thorn on this day in history.
1492 Columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas) on October - 19.
1507 Viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, [Aytta van Zwichem], Dutch priest on this day in history.
1512 On October - 19 martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia).
1545 On October - 19 giovanale Ancina, composer
1547 On this day in history pierino del Vaga, Italian painter, dies at about 46
1553 On October - 19 bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies
1576 Dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence on this day in history.
1581 On this day in history dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible"
1605 Thomas Browne, British writer (Garden of Cyrus) on this day in history.
1608 On October - 19 martinus A del Rio, Spanish lawyer historian/theologist, dies
1609 On this day in history jacobus Arminius, [Jacob Hermans], theologist, dies at about 49
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 Louis Le Quointe, composer on October - 19.
1682 English Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland on this day in history.
1684 On October - 19 johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer
1690 Giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer on October - 19.
1722 On October - 19 french C Hopffer patents fire extinguisher
1739 On October - 19 england declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30]
1745 On October - 19 jonathan Swift, English writer (Gulliver's Travels), dies
1758 Johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies on this day in history.
1765 On this day in history stamp Act Congress met in NY, wrote decl of rights & liberties