Famous Deaths In April - 25
Friday, 24 October 2014
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 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 On this day in history benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
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 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
1595 On April - 25 torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1605 Death of Naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555) on April - 25.
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on April - 25.
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1647 On this day in history 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 this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 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 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on April - 25.
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 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 April - 25.
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on April - 25.
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on April - 25.
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.