Historical Events For January - 25
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
0041 After a night of negotiation, Claudius is accepted as Roman Emperor by the Senate on this day in history.
0477 Geiseric, King of the Vandals and Alans on January - 25.
0749 On January - 25 leo IV, the Khazar, Byzantine emperor (775-80)
0844 On this day in history gregory IV begins &ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0844 Gregory IV begins & ends his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 25.
0844 Pope Gregory IV on this day in history.
1037 Su Tung-p'o, [J Sotoba], China, layman/poet/administrator [or Dec 19] on this day in history.
1138 Anacletus II, [Pietro Pierleone], Jewish anti-pope (1130-38), dies on January - 25.
1139 On January - 25 godfried II the Young becomes duke of Brabant
1139 Godfried I, with the Beard, duke of Brabant/earl of Leuven, dies on this day in history.
1327 King Edward III accedes to British throne on this day in history.
1348 On January - 25 earthquake destroys Villach, killing 5,000
1366 Henry Suso, German mystic on this day in history.
1477 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian of Austria & Louis XII on January - 25.
1494 Alfonso II replaces his father as king of Naples on January - 25.
1494 Ferdinand I, cruel king of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1509 On this day in history giovanni Morone, Italian theologist/diplomat/cardinal/"heretic"
1533 On January - 25 king Henry VII of England secretly marries Anne Boleyn (his second of what would eventually come to be six marriages).
1533 On January - 25 england's King Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn (approximate date)
1540 On January - 25 edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes)
1547 Lieven Algoet, Flemish humanist, dies on January - 25.
1554 Sir Thomas Wyatt gathers an army in Kent, rebels against Queen Mary on January - 25.
1565 On this day in history battle at Talikota India Moslems destroy Vijayanagar's army
1565 On January - 25 battle at Talikota India: Moslems destroy Vijayanagar's army
1573 On this day in history battle of Mikatagahara, in Japan; Takeda Shingen defeats Tokugawa Ieyasu.
1579 On January - 25 treaty of Utrecht signed, marks beginning of Dutch Republic
1586 Lucas Cranach "the Young", German painter, dies at 70 on January - 25.
1615 On January - 25 govert Flinck, Dutch painter (Isaac blesses Jacob)
1626 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter on this day in history.
1627 Robert Boyle, Ireld, physicist/chemist/author (experiments with color) on this day in history.
1634 Gaspar Fagel, lawyer/pension advisor of Holland (1672-88) on January - 25.
1640 On January - 25 robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies
1708 On this day in history pompeo Girolamo Batoni, Italian painter
1721 Czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy on January - 25.