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 This day in History - September 19
342 Historic Events for September 19
86

Antoninus Pius, 15th Roman emperor (138-161)

Birth
866

Leo VI Sophos, Byzantine Emperor (886-912)/writer (Problematica)

Birth
1180

Louis VII, the Younger, King of France (1137-80), dies at 59

Death
1356

Gautier de Brienne, duke of Athens/French supreme commander, dies

Death
1356

Geoffroy de Charny, French nobleman, dies in battle

Death
1356

Jean de Clermont, French marshal, dies in battle

Death
1356

English defeat French at Battle of Poitiers

Event
1523

Emperor Charles I and England sign anti-French covenant

Event
1551

Henry III, duke of Anjou/king of Poland/France (1573/4-89)

Birth
1559

5 Spanish ships sinks in storm off Tampa, about 600 die

Event
1580

Treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)

Event
1602

Grave surrenders to earl Mauritius

Event
1642

Perpignan surrenders to French troops

Event
1655

Jan Luyts, Netherlands, scholar/physicist/mathematician/astronomer

Birth
1656

Treaty of Labiau: Sweden gives Prussia, Brandenburg

Event
1657

Brandenburg and Poland sign Treaty of Wehlau

Event
1668

Polish king John II Kazimierz resigns/goes to France

Event
1676

Rebels under Nathaniel Bacon set Jamestown Va on fire

Event
1678

Christoph B von Galen, prince-bishop of Mnster (1650-78), dies at 71

Death
1705

Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/band master

Birth
1719

Frans Anneessens, Belgian merchant/lord of the manor, executed at 59

Death
1719

Jan Weenix, Dutch painter, buried

Death
1730

Augustin Pajou, French (court)sculptor (Psyche abandonn‚e)

Birth
1737

Charles Carroll, signed Decl of Ind

Birth
1755

England and Russia sign military agreement

Event