Historical Events For February - 25
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
0138 The Emperor Hadrian adopts Antoninus Pius, effectively making him his successor on this day in history.
0779 On this day in history walburgis, Anglo-Saxon abbess/saint (Walpurgis Night), dies
1095 Council of Rockingham bishop Anselmus vs King William II Rufus on this day in history.
1095 On February - 25 council of Rockingham: bishop Anselmus vs King William II Rufus
1246 On this day in history dafydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd
1247 Hendrik IV, duke of Limburg/earl of Bergen (1226-47), dies on this day in history.
1358 Dalmatië flees Venice on this day in history.
1358 Dalmatie flees Venice on February - 25.
1495 On February - 25 djem Sultan, son of Turkish sultan Mehmed II, dies at 35
1497 Italians troops reconquer Taranto on France on this day in history.
1502 Austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats government machine on this day in history.
1502 On February - 25 austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats govt machine
1522 On this day in history william Lilye, English classical scholar
1540 On February - 25 francisco Vásquez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola México
1540 On February - 25 francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico
1570 Pius V excommunicates Elizabeth, absolves her subjects from allegiance on February - 25.
1601 On February - 25 robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth
1602 On February - 25 everard van Reyd, Dutch historian, dies at about 51
1605 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen on this day in history.
1623 On this day in history duke Maximilian I of Bavaria becomes monarch of Palts
1634 Irish captain Walter Devereaux kills duke Wallenstein on this day in history.
1634 Albrecht WE baron von Wallenstein, German duke, murdered at 50 on February - 25.
1635 On February - 25 walraad, the Elder, Dutch fieldmarshall/earl of Nassau-Usingen
1643 Dutch US colonists kill Algonquin-Indians on February - 25.
1643 On February - 25 ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95)
1643 Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1667 On February - 25 abraham Crijnssens fleet reach Fort Willoughby on Suriname River
1680 On this day in history philipp Hyacinth Lobkowitz, composer
1682 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37 on this day in history.
1707 On February - 25 carlo Goldoni, Italy, lawyer/playwright (Belisario, Love of 3 Oranges)
1713 On February - 25 frederik I, King of Prussia (1701-13), dies at 55
1719 On this day in history giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66
1723 Christopher Wren, England, astronomer/architect, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1725 On February - 25 armand-Louis Couperin, Paris France, organist/composer (Notre Dame)