Historical Events In April - 25
Monday, 24 June 2019
0068 On April - 25 saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on April - 25.
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 April - 25.
1284 On this day in history edward II, King of England (1307-27)
1295 On this day in history sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies
1342 On this day in history benedict XII, [Jacques Fournier], Pope (1334-42), dies
1449 On this day in history anti-pope Felix V resigns
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on April - 25.
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1507 Geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America on this day in history.
1541 On April - 25 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour
1566 On April - 25 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
1567 Aurelio Signoretti, composer on April - 25.
1595 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51
1599 On April - 25 the birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector
1599 On April - 25 oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1604 On April - 25 count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand
1607 On April - 25 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 Hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas on this day in history.
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld on this day in history.
1635 On this day in history 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 April - 25.
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on April - 25.
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 On this day in history johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 On April - 25 guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on April - 25.
1684 On April - 25 patent granted for the thimble