Famous Deaths In April - 25
Monday, 06 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 On this day in history death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on April - 25.
1342 On this day in history benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
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 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1660 Death of Henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605) on this day in history.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history david Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79
1728 On April - 25 john Woodward, geologist/physician, dies
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 On April - 25 anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42
1770 On April - 25 death of jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700)
1792 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54 on April - 25.
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1822 On April - 25 frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on April - 25.
1840 On April - 25 death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on this day in history.
1853 On this day in history william Beaumont, physiologist, dies
1862 On this day in history charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on April - 25.
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on this day in history.
1891 On this day in history death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on this day in history.