Historical Events In August - 25
Saturday, 07 December 2019
0079 Gaius Plinius Secundus, [Plinius Maior], Roman admiral/writer, dies on August - 25.
0325 Council of Nicaea ends with adoption of the Nicene Creed establishing the doctrine of the Holy Trinity on August - 25.
0357 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1212 Children's cruisaders under Nicolas (10) reach Genoa on this day in history.
1227 On August - 25 ghengis Khan, [Temudjin], founded Mongolia, dies
1248 On August - 25 the Dutch city of Ommen receives city rights and fortification rights from Otto III, the Archbishop of Utrecht.
1270 On August - 25 louis IX, the Saint, King of France (1226-70), dies from plague at 56
1330 AntiPope Nicolaas V overthrows himself on this day in history.
1346 On this day in history louis of Nevers, Count of Flanders, dies in battle
1425 Countess Jacoba of Bavaria escapes from jail on August - 25.
1485 On this day in history battle at Bosworth Fields: Henry Tudor beats king Richard III
1499 On August - 25 battle at Sapienza: Turkish fleet beats Venetians
1530 On this day in history the birth of Ivan the Terrible, Crowned as first Tsar of Russia in 1547
1530 Ivan IV (the Terrible), 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84) on this day in history.
1537 On this day in history the Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, is formed.
1540 On August - 25 explorer Hernando de Alarcon travels up Colorado River
1554 On August - 25 thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
1556 David Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54 on this day in history.
1558 On August - 25 king Francis II of France marries Mary, Queen of Scots.
1566 On this day in history iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
1580 On August - 25 battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
1580 Frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies on August - 25.
1609 Galileo demonstrates his first telescope to Venetian lawmakers on August - 25.
1609 On August - 25 galileo demonstrates his 1st telescope to Venetian lawmakers
1628 On this day in history assault on sultan of Mantarams of Batavia
1649 On August - 25 richard Crashaw, English clergyman/poet, dies at about 36
1664 On August - 25 johan van de Bergh, Leids regent
1688 On August - 25 henry Morgan, Welsh lt-governor of Jamaica
1689 On August - 25 montr‚al taken by Iroquois
1689 On this day in history battle at Charleroi: Spanish & English armies chase French
1698 On this day in history czar Peter the Great returns to Moscow after trip through West-Europe
1704 On this day in history battle at Malaga: French vs English & Dutch fleet