Historical Events In April - 25
Monday, 16 May 2022
0068 On April - 25 saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
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 Koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54) on April - 25.
1265 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on April - 25.
1449 On this day in history anti-pope Felix V resigns
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 Geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America on this day in history.
1541 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour on April - 25.
1566 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1567 On April - 25 aurelio Signoretti, composer
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on April - 25.
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 On April - 25 count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand
1607 On April - 25 battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1607 On April - 25 don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1608 On this day in history jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general
1614 On April - 25 amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1614 Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas on this day in history.
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld on April - 25.
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on April - 25.
1647 On this day in history matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on April - 25.
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer on this day in history.
1677 Guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly) on April - 25.
1678 On April - 25 french troops conquer Ypres
1684 On April - 25 patent granted for the thimble