Famous Deaths In April - 25
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
0068 Death of Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1516 Death of John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467) on this day in history.
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
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 April - 25 alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69
1647 On April - 25 matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 Death of Henry Hammond, English churchman (b. 1605) on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1690 David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter (Pictorium), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1728 John Woodward, geologist/physician, dies on April - 25.
1740 Death of Shrimant Baji Rao Vishwanath Bhat, also known as Baji Rao I, a general and Peshwa (b. 1699) on this day in history.
1744 On April - 25 anders Celsius, Swed astronomer (Centegrade Thermometer), dies at 42
1770 Death of Jean-Antoine Nollet, French abbot and physicist (b. 1700) on April - 25.
1792 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54 on April - 25.
1800 William Cowper, English lawyer/poet (Olney Hymns), dies at 68 on April - 25.
1808 On April - 25 alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
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 Death of Siméon-Denis Poisson, French mathematician (b. 1781) on this day in history.
1845 Thomas Duncan, painter, dies on April - 25.
1853 William Beaumont, physiologist, dies on April - 25.
1862 Charles Ferguson Smith, US Union Gen-Maj, dies of infection at 55 on this day in history.
1873 Walter de la Mare, Engl poet/author (Behold the Dreamer), dies at 43 on April - 25.
1878 Death of Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820) on this day in history.
1891 On this day in history death of nathaniel Woodard, English educationalist (b. 1811)
1892 Death of Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840) on this day in history.