Famous Deaths In April - 25
Monday, 20 January 2020
0068 Death of Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on April - 25.
0974 On this day in history ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84
1265 On this day in history death of roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
1342 On this day in history benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
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.
1516 On this day in history death of john Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467)
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on April - 25.
1605 On April - 25 death of naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555)
1607 On this day in history don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
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 On this day in history death of henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605)
1663 On April - 25 heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on April - 25.
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on this day in history.
1740 Death of Shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699) on April - 25.
1744 Anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1770 On April - 25 death of jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700)
1792 On April - 25 johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1808 On April - 25 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
1822 On April - 25 frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1840 Death of SimĂ©on-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) on April - 25.
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on April - 25.
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on April - 25.
1862 On April - 25 charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55
1873 On April - 25 walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on April - 25.
1891 Death of Nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811) on April - 25.
1892 On this day in history death of henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)