Famous Deaths In April - 25
Wednesday, 22 February 2017
0068 Death of Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on April - 25.
0974 On this day in history 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 On April - 25 sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies
1342 On April - 25 benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on this day in history.
1516 Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on April - 25.
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
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 On April - 25 don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1635 On April - 25 alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69
1647 On April - 25 matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 On this day in history death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on April - 25.
1740 On April - 25 death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)
1744 On April - 25 anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42
1770 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on this day in history.
1792 On April - 25 johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 On April - 25 william Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68
1808 On April - 25 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1822 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on April - 25.
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1840 On this day in history death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 On April - 25 thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1853 On this day in history william Beaumont, physiologist, dies
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1878 On this day in history death of anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820)
1891 On this day in history death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 On this day in history death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)