Famous Deaths In April - 25
Sunday, 28 August 2016
0068 On April - 25 death of saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
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 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 this day in history.
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 Death of Naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1607 On April - 25 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 Death of Henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605) on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 On this day in history david Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on April - 25.
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 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on this day in history.
1792 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54 on April - 25.
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on April - 25.
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1840 On April - 25 death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 On April - 25 thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1853 On April - 25 william Beaumont, physiologist, dies
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.
1873 On April - 25 walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
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 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on this day in history.