Famous Deaths In April - 25
Friday, 28 November 2014
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 April - 25.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
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 April - 25 torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
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 this day in history.
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 April - 25.
1660 Death of Henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605) on this day in history.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on this day in history.
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 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on April - 25.
1770 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on April - 25.
1822 On April - 25 frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
1828 On this day in history john Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64
1840 On April - 25 death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 On this day in history thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on April - 25.
1873 On this day in history walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
1878 On this day in history death of anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820)
1891 On April - 25 death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 On April - 25 death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)