Famous Deaths In April - 25
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
0068 Death of Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1516 On April - 25 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 On this day in history death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on this day in history.
1635 On April - 25 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 this day in history death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 On April - 25 heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on April - 25.
1728 On April - 25 john Woodward, geologist/physician, dies
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 On April - 25 death of jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700)
1792 On this day in history johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on April - 25.
1808 On this day in history alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1822 On this day in history frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
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 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on April - 25.
1853 On April - 25 william Beaumont, physiologist, dies
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on April - 25.
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on this day in history.
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on April - 25.
1891 On this day in history death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 On April - 25 death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)