Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 10 July 2020
0068 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sea battle at Dan-no-ura: Minamoto Yoritomo beats Taira-family
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 this day in history.
1295 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on this day in history.
1342 On April - 25 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 Geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America on April - 25.
1541 On April - 25 -26) Liege flooded after heavy down pour
1566 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on April - 25.
1567 Aurelio Signoretti, composer on this day in history.
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1599 On this day in history the birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector
1599 Oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58) on this day in history.
1604 On April - 25 count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand
1607 Battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet on April - 25.
1607 Don Juan Alvarez, Spanish Admiral (Gibraltar), dies in battle on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1635 On April - 25 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 April - 25 london Convention Parliament begins
1663 On April - 25 heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53
1666 On this day in history 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 April - 25 patent granted for the thimble