Historical Events In October - 19
Thursday, 12 December 2019
0439 On this day in history the Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa.
0615 On October - 19 st Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0727 On October - 19 saint Frideswide
1031 Abbot Humbertus van Echternach opens grave of Saint Willibrord on this day in history.
1187 On this day in history pope Urban III
1216 On this day in history king John of England dies at Newark-on-Trent and is succeeded by his nine-year-old son Henry.
1216 King John on October - 19.
1268 Konradin von Hohenstaufen, duke of Zwaben, beheaded on October - 19.
1298 On this day in history rindfleish-140 Jews of Heilbron Germany are murdered
1453 On this day in history 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
1466 On this day in history 2nd Peace of Thorn
1492 On this day in history columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas)
1507 Viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, [Aytta van Zwichem], Dutch priest on this day in history.
1512 On this day in history martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia).
1545 Giovanale Ancina, composer on October - 19.
1547 On October - 19 pierino del Vaga, Italian painter, dies at about 46
1553 On October - 19 bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies
1576 On this day in history dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
1581 On October - 19 dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible"
1605 On October - 19 thomas Browne, British writer (Garden of Cyrus)
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 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 October - 19.
1636 Marcin Kazanowski, Polish politician on this day in history.
1652 On October - 19 louis Le Quointe, composer
1682 On this day in history english Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland
1684 On this day in history johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer
1690 On this day in history giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer
1722 French C Hopffer patents fire extinguisher on October - 19.
1739 England declares war on Spain [OS=Oct 30] on this day in history.
1745 On October - 19 jonathan Swift, English writer (Gulliver's Travels), dies
1758 On October - 19 johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies
1765 Stamp Act Congress met in NY, wrote decl of rights & liberties on this day in history.