Famous Deaths In April - 25
Sunday, 03 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 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 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 this day in history.
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 April - 25 death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
1607 On April - 25 don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
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 this day in history.
1660 On this day in history death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
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 On April - 25 johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 On this day in history william Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68
1808 On this day in history alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
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 April - 25.
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 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 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.