Famous Deaths In April - 25
Monday, 25 July 2016
0068 On this day in history death of saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on April - 25.
1265 On this day in history death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1295 On April - 25 sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on April - 25.
1472 On April - 25 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1516 Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on this day in history.
1566 On April - 25 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1595 On April - 25 torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1605 On April - 25 death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on April - 25.
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
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 Death of Shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699) on April - 25.
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 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 On this day in history john Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64
1840 On this day in history death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 On this day in history thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1853 On April - 25 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.