Famous Deaths In April - 25
Monday, 26 October 2020
0068 Death of Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on April - 25.
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on April - 25.
1265 Death of Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader 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.
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1516 Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on this day in history.
1566 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1595 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1605 Death of Naresuan, King of Siam (b. 1555) on this day in history.
1607 On this day in history don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1647 Matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62 on April - 25.
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 On April - 25 david Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79
1728 On this day in history john Woodward, geologist/physician, dies
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 this day in history johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on April - 25.
1808 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1822 Frederick "William" Herschel, German/British astronomer, dies at 83 on April - 25.
1828 John Goldberg, Dutch patriot/statesman, dies at 64 on April - 25.
1840 On April - 25 death of siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781)
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 this day in history.
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)