Historical Events In April - 25
Sunday, 15 December 2019
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
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 On this day in history roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
1284 Edward II, King of England (1307-27) on April - 25.
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 Anti-pope Felix V resigns on April - 25.
1472 Leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies on this day in history.
1482 On April - 25 margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
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 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 The birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector on April - 25.
1599 Oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58) on April - 25.
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on April - 25.
1607 On April - 25 battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on this day in history.
1608 On April - 25 jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general
1614 On this day in history amsterdam Bank of Loan forms
1614 On this day in history hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1626 On April - 25 battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on April - 25.
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 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
1666 On April - 25 johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 On April - 25 guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on this day in history.
1684 On April - 25 patent granted for the thimble