Historical Events In April - 25
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on April - 25.
0974 On April - 25 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 On April - 25 louis IX, King of France (1226-70)
1228 Koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54) on April - 25.
1265 Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader on this day in history.
1284 Edward II, King of England (1307-27) 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
1449 On April - 25 anti-pope Felix V resigns
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on this day in history.
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
1507 On this day in history geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America
1541 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour on April - 25.
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
1567 On this day in history aurelio Signoretti, composer
1595 On April - 25 torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1599 The birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector on April - 25.
1599 On this day in history oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1604 On this day in history count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand
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 this day in history.
1614 Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms on April - 25.
1614 Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas on April - 25.
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 On this day in history matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on this day in history.
1684 Patent granted for the thimble on this day in history.