Historical Events In April - 25
Saturday, 16 February 2019
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
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 this day in history louis IX, King of France (1226-70)
1228 Koenraad IV, Roman Catholic German king (1237-54) on April - 25.
1265 On April - 25 roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
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 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 this day in history.
1566 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
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 On April - 25 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 On this day in history amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1614 On April - 25 hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1626 On this day in history battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
1635 On this day in history 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 On this day in history london Convention Parliament begins
1663 On this day in history heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 On April - 25 johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 On this day in history guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on this day in history.
1684 Patent granted for the thimble on April - 25.