Famous Deaths In February - 25
Thursday, 19 April 2018
0779 On this day in history walburgis, Anglo-Saxon abbess/saint (Walpurgis Night), dies
1246 Death of Dafydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on February - 25.
1247 On February - 25 hendrik IV, duke of Limburg/earl of Bergen (1226-47), dies
1495 Djem Sultan, son of Turkish sultan Mehmed II, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1522 On this day in history death of william Lilye, English classical scholar
1536 Death of Berthold Haller, German-born reformer (b. 1492) on this day in history.
1553 On this day in history death of hirate Masahide, Japanese diplomat and tutor of Oda Nobunaga (suicide) (b. 1492)
1558 Death of Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Portugal and France (b. 1498) on February - 25.
1601 On February - 25 death of robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth
1602 On February - 25 everard van Reyd, Dutch historian, dies at about 51
1634 On this day in history death of albrecht WE baron von Wallenstein, German duke, murdered at 50
1643 On February - 25 marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at 60
1655 Death of Daniel Heinsius, Flemish scholar (b. 1580) on this day in history.
1682 Death of Alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37 on February - 25.
1713 Frederik I, King of Prussia (1701-13), dies at 55 on February - 25.
1715 Death of Pu Songling, Chinese writer (b. 1640) on this day in history.
1719 On this day in history giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66
1723 On this day in history christopher Wren, England, astronomer/architect, dies at 90
1756 On February - 25 death of eliza Haywood, English actress and writer (b. 1693)
1798 Death of Louis-Jules Mancini-Mazarini, Duc de Nivernais, French diplomat and writer (b. 1716) on this day in history.
1805 Death of Thomas Pownall, British colonial statesman (b. 1722) on February - 25.
1826 On February - 25 piotr A von der Pahlen, military governor of St Petersburg, dies at 60
1850 Death of Daoguang, Emperor of China (b. 1782) on this day in history.
1851 Ferdinand Simon Gassner, composer, dies at 53 on February - 25.
1852 On February - 25 thomas Moore, writer (Utopia), dies
1860 Death of Chauncey Allen Goodrich, American clergyman, educator, and lexicographer (b. 1790) on this day in history.
1865 Otto Ludwig, German writer (Zwischen Himmel und Erde), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1894 On this day in history james Morrison Steele Mackaye, US actor/author/director, dies at 51
1899 Paul Julius von Reuter, founder of the news agency (Reuters), dies on this day in history.
1901 Jose Rogel, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1902 On February - 25 carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, composer, dies at 77
1906 On February - 25 anton Stepanovich Arensky, Russian composer/conductor c t, dies at 44
1912 Death of Guillaume IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (b. 1852) on this day in history.
1914 John Tenniel, British illustrator (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 93 on February - 25.