Historical Events In October - 19
Monday, 24 June 2019
0439 The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa on October - 19.
0615 On October - 19 st Deusdedit I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0727 Saint Frideswide on this day in history.
1031 On this day in history 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 King John on this day in history.
1268 Konradin von Hohenstaufen, duke of Zwaben, beheaded on this day in history.
1298 On October - 19 rindfleish-140 Jews of Heilbron Germany are murdered
1453 On October - 19 2nd Battle at Castillon: France beats English, end of hundred year war
1466 On October - 19 2nd Peace of Thorn
1492 On October - 19 columbus sites "Isabela" (Fortune Island, Bahamas)
1507 On October - 19 viglius ab Aytta Zuichemus, [Aytta van Zwichem], Dutch priest
1512 Martin Luther becomes a doctor of theology (Doctor in Biblia) on this day in history.
1545 Giovanale Ancina, composer on October - 19.
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 October - 19.
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 October - 19.
1630 In Boston the 1st general court is held on October - 19.
1634 On October - 19 beach Island in North sea destroyed by a heavy storm flood
1636 On this day in history marcin Kazanowski, Polish politician
1652 Louis Le Quointe, composer on this day in history.
1682 On this day in history english Lord Shaftesbury flees to Holland
1684 On this day in history johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer
1690 On October - 19 giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer
1722 French C Hopffer patents fire extinguisher on this day in history.
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 Stamp Act Congress met in NY, wrote decl of rights & liberties on October - 19.