Famous Deaths In April - 25
Thursday, 30 June 2016
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 April - 25 death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
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 this day in history leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
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 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 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on April - 25.
1635 On April - 25 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 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on April - 25.
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on April - 25.
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 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on April - 25.
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 this day in history.
1840 Death of SimĂ©on-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) on April - 25.
1845 On April - 25 thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
1862 On April - 25 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 On April - 25 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)