Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 03 July 2020
0068 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 this day in history.
1185 Sea battle at Dan-no-ura: Minamoto Yoritomo beats Taira-family on April - 25.
1214 Louis IX, King of France (1226-70) on April - 25.
1228 On this day in history koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54)
1265 On April - 25 roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1284 Edward II, King of England (1307-27) on this day in history.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on April - 25.
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on this day in history.
1449 Anti-pope Felix V resigns on this day in history.
1472 On this day in history leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1507 On this day in history geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America
1541 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour on April - 25.
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
1567 On April - 25 aurelio Signoretti, composer
1595 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1599 On April - 25 the birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector
1599 Oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58) on this day in history.
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on this day in history.
1607 Battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet on April - 25.
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on this day in history.
1608 Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general on this day in history.
1614 On this day in history amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1614 On this day in history hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld 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 this day in history london Convention Parliament begins
1663 On April - 25 heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer on April - 25.
1677 On April - 25 guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 On April - 25 french troops conquer Ypres
1684 Patent granted for the thimble on this day in history.