Famous Deaths In April - 25
Friday, 27 May 2016
0068 On April - 25 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 this day in history.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on April - 25.
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 April - 25 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 On April - 25 death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
1607 On this day in history don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1635 On this day in history 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 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on April - 25.
1728 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1744 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 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 April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1891 On April - 25 death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 On April - 25 death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)