Historical Events In October - 19
Monday, 19 August 2019
0439 On October - 19 the Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa.
0615 On this day in history st Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0727 On this day in history saint Frideswide
1031 On October - 19 abbot Humbertus van Echternach opens grave of Saint Willibrord
1187 Pope Urban III on this day in history.
1216 On October - 19 king John of England dies at Newark-on-Trent and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Henry.
1216 On October - 19 king John
1268 On October - 19 konradin von Hohenstaufen, duke of Zwaben, beheaded
1298 On this day in history 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 Columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas) on October - 19.
1507 On October - 19 viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, [Aytta van Zwichem], Dutch priest
1512 On October - 19 martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia).
1545 On this day in history giovanale Ancina, composer
1547 Pierino del Vaga, Italian painter, dies at about 46 on this day in history.
1553 On this day in history bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies
1576 Dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence on this day in history.
1581 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible" on this day in history.
1605 Thomas Browne, British writer (Garden of Cyrus) on October - 19.
1608 Martinus A del Rio, Spanish lawyer historian/theologist, dies on October - 19.
1609 On October - 19 jacobus Arminius, [Jacob Hermans], theologist, dies at about 49
1630 On this day in history in Boston the 1st general court is held
1634 Beach Island in North sea destroyed by a heavy storm flood on this day in history.
1636 On this day in history marcin Kazanowski, Polish politician
1652 Louis Le Quointe, composer on October - 19.
1682 On October - 19 english Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland
1684 Johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer on October - 19.
1690 On this day in history giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer
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 October - 19.
1765 Stamp Act Congress met in NY, wrote decl of rights & liberties on October - 19.