Famous Deaths In April - 25
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
0068 On this day in history death of saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on this day in history.
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 On April - 25 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
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 this day in history.
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on April - 25.
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 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 April - 25 death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 On April - 25 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 this day in history.
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 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1800 On this day in history william Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on April - 25.
1822 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
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 April - 25.
1853 On this day in history 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 April - 25.
1878 On April - 25 death of anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820)
1891 Death of Nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1892 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on this day in history.