Famous Deaths In April - 25
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
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 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 On April - 25 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1516 On April - 25 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 On this day in history death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
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 April - 25.
1647 On this day in history matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 Death of Henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605) on April - 25.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1728 On April - 25 john Woodward, geologist/physician, dies
1740 On April - 25 death of shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699)
1744 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on April - 25.
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on April - 25.
1840 On this day in history death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
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 On this day in history walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
1878 On this day in history death of anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820)
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.