Historical Events In April - 25
Thursday, 24 September 2020
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
0974 On April - 25 ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84
1185 Sea battle at Dan-no-ura: Minamoto Yoritomo beats Taira-family on this day in history.
1214 Louis IX, King of France (1226-70) on this day in history.
1228 On April - 25 koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54)
1265 Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1449 Anti-pope Felix V resigns on this day in history.
1472 On April - 25 leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on this day in history.
1507 On this day in history geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America
1541 On April - 25 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
1567 Aurelio Signoretti, composer on this day in history.
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 April - 25.
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on April - 25.
1607 On April - 25 battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1607 On this day in history 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 this day in history amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1614 Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas on this day in history.
1626 On April - 25 battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
1635 On this day in history alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69
1647 On this day in history matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on this day in history.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
1666 On this day in history johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 On this day in history guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 On April - 25 french troops conquer Ypres
1684 On this day in history patent granted for the thimble