Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 30 July 2021
0068 On this day in history saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
0974 On this day in history ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84
1185 Sea battle at Dan-no-ura: Minamoto Yoritomo beats Taira-family on April - 25.
1214 Louis IX, King of France (1226-70) on April - 25.
1228 On April - 25 koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54)
1265 Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader on this day in history.
1284 Edward II, King of England (1307-27) on April - 25.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on April - 25.
1342 Benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies on this day in history.
1449 On this day in history anti-pope Felix V resigns
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on this day in history.
1482 On this day in history margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1507 On April - 25 geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America
1541 On this day in history -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
1567 On April - 25 aurelio Signoretti, composer
1595 On April - 25 torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1599 On this day in history the birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector
1599 On this day in history oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on this day in history.
1607 On this day in history battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1607 On April - 25 don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle
1608 Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general on April - 25.
1614 Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms on April - 25.
1614 On this day in history hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld on April - 25.
1635 On April - 25 alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69
1647 Matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 On April - 25 johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 Guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly) on this day in history.
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on April - 25.
1684 On this day in history patent granted for the thimble