Famous Deaths In April - 25
Wednesday, 01 April 2015
0068 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
1342 On April - 25 benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 On April - 25 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1516 On this day in history death of john Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467)
1566 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on April - 25.
1605 Death of Naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555) on April - 25.
1607 On April - 25 don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 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 April - 25.
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 On this day in history anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42
1770 On this day in history 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 On April - 25 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1822 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on April - 25.
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1840 Death of Siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) on this day in history.
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on April - 25.
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on this day in history.
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.