Historical Events In August - 25
Friday, 22 January 2021
0079 On this day in history gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies
0325 On August - 25 council of Nicaea ends with adoption of the Nicene Creed establishing the doctrine of the Holy Trinity
0357 On August - 25 battle at Straatsburg: Julianus beats Alamannen, Chonodomarius caught
0383 Flavius Gratianus, Emperor of Rome (375-383), murdered at 25 on August - 25.
0882 Louis III, King of France (879-82), dies at 19 on August - 25.
1212 On August - 25 children's cruisaders under Nicolas (10) reach Genoa
1227 On this day in history ghengis Khan, [Temudjin], founded Mongolia, dies
1248 The Dutch city of Ommen receives city rights and fortification rights from Otto III, the Archbishop of Utrecht on August - 25.
1270 On this day in history louis IX, the Saint, King of France (1226-70), dies from plague at 56
1330 AntiPope Nicolaas V overthrows himself on August - 25.
1346 On August - 25 louis of Nevers, Count of Flanders, dies in battle
1425 Countess Jacoba of Bavaria escapes from jail on this day in history.
1485 On August - 25 battle at Bosworth Fields: Henry Tudor beats king Richard III
1499 Battle at Sapienza: Turkish fleet beats Venetians on this day in history.
1530 The birth of Ivan the Terrible, Crowned as first Tsar of Russia in 1547 on this day in history.
1530 Ivan IV (the Terrible), 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84) on August - 25.
1537 The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, is formed on August - 25.
1540 On August - 25 explorer Hernando de Alarcon travels up Colorado River
1554 Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies on August - 25.
1556 David Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54 on August - 25.
1558 On this day in history king Francis II of France marries Mary, Queen of Scots.
1566 On August - 25 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
1580 Battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal on this day in history.
1580 Frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1609 On August - 25 galileo demonstrates his first telescope to Venetian lawmakers
1609 Galileo demonstrates his 1st telescope to Venetian lawmakers on August - 25.
1628 Assault on sultan of Mantarams of Batavia on this day in history.
1649 Richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36 on this day in history.
1664 On August - 25 johan van de Bergh, Leids regent
1688 Henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history montr‚al taken by Iroquois
1689 On this day in history battle at Charleroi: Spanish & English armies chase French
1698 Czar Peter the Great returns to Moscow after trip through West-Europe on August - 25.
1704 Battle at Malaga: French vs English & Dutch fleet on August - 25.