Famous Deaths In May - 25
Thursday, 09 April 2020
0615 On this day in history boniface IV, Pope (608-15), dies
0709 Aldhelmus of Ealdhelm, Engl abbot/bishop/poet/saint, dies at about 69 on May - 25.
0735 On this day in history death of bede, English historian and monk (b. circa 672 or 673)
0946 Edmund the Older, king of Wessex/England (939-46), dies on May - 25.
0967 Death of Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 926) on May - 25.
0992 Death of Mieszko I first lord and knight of Poland, duke of Polans (b. circa 935) on May - 25.
1085 Gregory VII, [Ildebrando], Pope (1073-85), dies on May - 25.
1125 Hendrik V, last Salische German king, dies on May - 25.
1261 On this day in history alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies
1452 On this day in history death of john Stafford, Archbishop of Canterbury
1510 Georges d'Amboise, French cardinal/viceroy in North Italy, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1555 On this day in history gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
1595 On May - 25 death of valens Acidalius, German critic and poet (b. 1567)
1632 Death of Adam Tanner, Austrian mathematician and philosopher (b. 1572) on this day in history.
1667 On this day in history death of gustaf Bonde, Swedish statesman (b. 1620)
1681 On this day in history death of pedro CalderĂłn de la Barca, Spanish playwright (b. 1600)
1693 On this day in history death of marie-Madeleine Pioche de la Vergne, comtesse de la Fayette, French writer (b. 1634)
1741 On May - 25 death of daniel Ernst Jablonski, German theologian (b. 1660)
1765 On this day in history pierre-Joseph Le Blan, composer, dies at 53
1789 Death of Anders Dahl, Swedish botanist (b. 1751) on this day in history.
1797 Death of John Griffin Whitwell, 4th Baron Howard de Walden, British field marshal (b. 1719) on this day in history.
1805 Death of William Paley, English philosopher (b. 1743) on this day in history.
1826 On this day in history christian Friedrich Ruppe, composer, dies at 72
1848 Death of Annette von Droste-HĂĽlshoff, German writer (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1849 Andreas Michiels, Dutch milt gov of West Sumatra, dies in battle at 52 on May - 25.
1862 On this day in history johann N Nestroy, Aust actor (Einmal Keine Sorgen Haben), dies at 60
1895 On May - 25 ahmed Djevdet Pasja, Turkish minister of Justice, dies at 73
1899 Marie-Rosalie "Rosa" Bonheur, French painter, dies at 68 on May - 25.
1912 Death of Austin Lane Crothers, American politician (b. 1860) on May - 25.
1914 On May - 25 paolo Giorza, composer, dies at 81
1916 On May - 25 jack Marsh, cricketer (Aboriginal bowler played for NSW 1900-03), dies
1917 Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer, dies at 72 on May - 25.
1919 On May - 25 madame C J Walker, wealthy cosmetics manufacturer, dies at 51
1924 Theodore Morse, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.