Famous Deaths In April - 25
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 Death of Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader on April - 25.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on April - 25.
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on April - 25.
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on this day in history.
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1516 Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on this day in history.
1566 On April - 25 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 this day in history.
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on April - 25.
1635 On this day in history 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 this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on April - 25.
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 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 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 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on this day in history.
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55
1873 On April - 25 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 April - 25 death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on April - 25.