Historical Events For February - 25
Saturday, 29 April 2017
0138 The Emperor Hadrian adopts Antoninus Pius, effectively making him his successor on February - 25.
0779 Walburgis, Anglo-Saxon abbess/saint (Walpurgis Night), dies on February - 25.
1095 On February - 25 council of Rockingham bishop Anselmus vs King William II Rufus
1095 Council of Rockingham: bishop Anselmus vs King William II Rufus on February - 25.
1246 On February - 25 dafydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd
1247 Hendrik IV, duke of Limburg/earl of Bergen (1226-47), dies on February - 25.
1358 Dalmatië flees Venice on February - 25.
1358 Dalmatie flees Venice on February - 25.
1495 Djem Sultan, son of Turkish sultan Mehmed II, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1497 On February - 25 italians troops reconquer Taranto on France
1502 On February - 25 austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats government machine
1502 Austrian emperor Maximilian I reformats govt machine on February - 25.
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 Francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico on this day in history.
1570 On February - 25 pius V excommunicates Elizabeth, absolves her subjects from allegiance
1601 Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth on this day in history.
1602 Everard van Reyd, Dutch historian, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1605 Portuguese garrison on Ambon surrenders to Admiral Van der Haghen on this day in history.
1623 Duke Maximilian I of Bavaria becomes monarch of Palts on February - 25.
1634 Irish captain Walter Devereaux kills duke Wallenstein on this day in history.
1634 On February - 25 albrecht WE baron von Wallenstein, German duke, murdered at 50
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 this day in history ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95)
1643 Marco da Gagliano, Italian opera composer, dies at 60 on February - 25.
1667 Abraham Crijnssens fleet reach Fort Willoughby on Suriname River on this day in history.
1680 On February - 25 philipp Hyacinth Lobkowitz, composer
1682 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violist/composer, murdered at 37 on February - 25.
1707 Carlo Goldoni, Italy, lawyer/playwright (Belisario, Love of 3 Oranges) on this day in history.
1713 On this day in history frederik I, King of Prussia (1701-13), dies at 55
1719 Giovanni Maria Casini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1723 On this day in history christopher Wren, England, astronomer/architect, dies at 90
1725 On this day in history armand-Louis Couperin, Paris France, organist/composer (Notre Dame)