Historical Events Happened In August - 25
Thursday, 25 August 2016
0325 Today in history council of Nicaea ends with adoption of the Nicene Creed establishing the doctrine of the Holy Trinity
0357 Today in history battle at Straatsburg: Julianus beats Alamannen, Chonodomarius caught
1212 Today in history children's cruisaders under Nicolas (10) reach Genoa
1248 The Dutch city of Ommen receives city rights and fortification rights from Otto III, the Archbishop of Utrecht today in history.
1330 AntiPope Nicolaas V overthrows himself on August - 25.
1425 On this day in history countess Jacoba of Bavaria escapes from jail
1485 Today in history battle at Bosworth Fields: Henry Tudor beats king Richard III
1499 Battle at Sapienza: Turkish fleet beats Venetians on this day in history.
1530 The birth of Ivan the Terrible, Crowned as first Tsar of Russia in 1547 on August - 25.
1537 On August - 25 the Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, is formed.
1540 On August - 25 explorer Hernando de Alarcon travels up Colorado River