Historical Events In April - 25
Friday, 03 April 2020
0068 Saint Mark, the first Pope of Alexandria and the founder of Christianity in Africa on April - 25.
0974 Ratherius of Verona/Liege, bishop/abbot, dies at about 84 on this day in history.
1185 On April - 25 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 On this day in history roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, English crusader
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 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 On this day in history leon Battista degli Alberti, scupltor/musician (Dinner Pieces), dies
1482 On this day in history margaret of Anjou, Queen (Henry VI), dies
1507 Geographer Martin Waldseemuller 1st used name America on this day in history.
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 Aurelio Signoretti, composer on April - 25.
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 On April - 25 oliver Cromwell, Puritan lord protector of England (1653-58)
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 Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general on this day in history.
1614 Amsterdam Bank of Loan forms on April - 25.
1614 On this day in history 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 Matthias Gallas, Austrian earl of Campo/duke of Lucerna, dies at 62 on April - 25.
1660 On April - 25 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 Guillaume Coustou Sr, French sculptor (Chevaux the Marly) on April - 25.
1678 French troops conquer Ypres on this day in history.
1684 On this day in history patent granted for the thimble