Historical Events In April - 25
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on this day in history.
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 On April - 25 louis IX, King of France (1226-70)
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 Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies on April - 25.
1342 On April - 25 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 April - 25.
1482 Margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies on April - 25.
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 this day in history.
1567 On April - 25 aurelio Signoretti, composer
1595 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on April - 25.
1599 The birth of Oliver Cromwell, English civil war leader and Lord Protector on April - 25.
1599 On April - 25 oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
1604 Count Maurits' army lands at Cadzand on April - 25.
1607 On this day in history battle at Gibraltar: Dutch fleet beats Spanish/Portuguese fleet
1607 On this day in history 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 this day in history hieronymus van Beverningk, chief Dutch treasurer/maecenas
1626 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld on this day in history.
1635 Alessandro Tassoni, Ital political writer (Rape of Bucket), dies at 69 on April - 25.
1647 On April - 25 matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62
1660 London Convention Parliament begins on this day in history.
1663 Heinrich Pape, composer, dies at 53 on April - 25.
1666 On this day in history johann Heinrich Buttstett, composer
1677 On this day in history guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly)
1678 On April - 25 french troops conquer Ypres
1684 Patent granted for the thimble on this day in history.