Famous Deaths In April - 25
Friday, 31 July 2015
0068 On this day in history death of saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
0974 On April - 25 ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84
1265 Death of Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader on April - 25.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
1342 On April - 25 benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on this day in history.
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1516 On this day in history death of john Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467)
1566 On April - 25 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1595 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1605 Death of Naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on April - 25.
1635 On this day in history alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69
1647 Matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62 on April - 25.
1660 On April - 25 death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 On April - 25 heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 On April - 25 david Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on April - 25.
1740 On this day in history death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)
1744 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on April - 25.
1770 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on April - 25.
1792 On this day in history johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 On April - 25 william Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on April - 25.
1822 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1828 On April - 25 john Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64
1840 Death of Siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) on this day in history.
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on this day in history.
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.
1873 On April - 25 walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on April - 25.
1891 Death of Nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811) on April - 25.
1892 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on April - 25.