Historical Events In April - 25
Monday, 14 June 2021
1684 Patent granted for thimble on April - 25.
1690 On April - 25 gottlieb Theophil Muffat, composer
1690 On this day in history david Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79
1707 On April - 25 battle of Almansa-Franco-Spanish forces defeat Anglo-Portugese
1707 Battle of Almansa-Franco-Spanish forces defeat Anglo-Portuguese on this day in history.
1710 On this day in history james Ferguson, astronomer
1719 Daniel Defoes publishes "Robinson Crusoe" on April - 25.
1723 Giovanni Marco Rutini, composer on this day in history.
1728 On April - 25 john Woodward, geologist/physician, dies
1730 On April - 25 fedele Fenaroli, composer
1744 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on April - 25.
1747 On April - 25 prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand
1769 Mark Isambard Brunel, engineer/inventor on April - 25.
1792 Guillotine first used, executes highwayman Nicolas J Pelletier on this day in history.
1792 On this day in history guillotine used for the first time in France on a highwayman
1792 On April - 25 guillotine 1st used, executes highwayman Nicolas J Pelletier
1792 On April - 25 john Keble, Anglican priest/founder (Oxford Movement)
1792 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history william Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68
1808 On this day in history alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1818 On this day in history marek Konrad Sokolowski, composer
1822 On this day in history frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
1824 On April - 25 gustave-Rodolphe-Clarence Boulanger, painter
1825 Charles Ferdinand Dowd, US, standardized time zones on this day in history.
1828 On April - 25 john Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64
1829 Charles Fremantle arrives in the HMS Challenger off the coast of modern-day Western Australia prior to declaring the Swan River Colony for the United Kingdom on April - 25.
1837 On this day in history william Charles Levey, composer
1840 On this day in history james Dearing, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1865
1841 On April - 25 pauline Lucca, soprano
1842 Antonio Fogazzarro, Italian writer/poet (Il santo/Leila) on this day in history.
1845 On April - 25 thomas Duncan, painter, dies
1846 On this day in history thornton Affair: Open conflict begins over the disputed border of Texas, triggering the Mexican-American War.
1848 On April - 25 a Graham discovers asteroid #9 Metis
1849 The Governor General of Canada, Lord Elgin, signs the Rebellion Losses Bill, outraging Montreal's English population and triggering the Montreal Riots on April - 25.