Famous Deaths In April - 25
Friday, 04 September 2015
0068 On April - 25 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 On this day in history death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1295 On this day in history sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies
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 this day in history.
1516 On April - 25 death of john Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467)
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on April - 25.
1792 On this day in history johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on April - 25.
1808 On April - 25 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1822 On April - 25 frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
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 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)