Historical Events In January - 25
Monday, 17 February 2020
0041 After a night of negotiation, Claudius is accepted as Roman Emperor by the Senate on this day in history.
0477 On January - 25 geiseric, King of the Vandals and Alans
0749 On this day in history leo IV, the Khazar, Byzantine emperor (775-80)
0844 Gregory IV begins &ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0844 On January - 25 gregory IV begins & ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0844 Pope Gregory IV on January - 25.
1037 On this day in history su Tung-p'o, [J Sotoba], China, layman/poet/administrator [or Dec 19]
1138 On January - 25 anacletus II, [Pietro Pierleone], Jewish anti-pope (1130-38), dies
1139 Godfried II the Young becomes duke of Brabant on January - 25.
1139 On January - 25 godfried I, with the Beard, duke of Brabant/earl of Leuven, dies
1327 On January - 25 king Edward III accedes to British throne
1348 On January - 25 earthquake destroys Villach, killing 5,000
1366 Henry Suso, German mystic on this day in history.
1477 Anna de Bretagne, wife of Maximilian of Austria & Louis XII on January - 25.
1494 Alfonso II replaces his father as king of Naples on this day in history.
1494 Ferdinand I, cruel king of Naples, dies on this day in history.
1509 On this day in history giovanni Morone, Italian theologist/diplomat/cardinal/"heretic"
1533 On January - 25 king Henry VII of England secretly marries Anne Boleyn (his second of what would eventually come to be six marriages).
1533 England's King Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn (approximate date) on January - 25.
1540 On January - 25 edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes)
1547 On January - 25 lieven Algoet, Flemish humanist, dies
1554 Sir Thomas Wyatt gathers an army in Kent, rebels against Queen Mary on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history battle at Talikota India Moslems destroy Vijayanagar's army
1565 On January - 25 battle at Talikota India: Moslems destroy Vijayanagar's army
1573 Battle of Mikatagahara, in Japan; Takeda Shingen defeats Tokugawa Ieyasu on this day in history.
1579 On January - 25 treaty of Utrecht signed, marks beginning of Dutch Republic
1586 Lucas Cranach "the Young", German painter, dies at 70 on January - 25.
1615 On this day in history govert Flinck, Dutch painter (Isaac blesses Jacob)
1626 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter on January - 25.
1627 On this day in history robert Boyle, Ireld, physicist/chemist/author (experiments with color)
1634 On January - 25 gaspar Fagel, lawyer/pension advisor of Holland (1672-88)
1640 Robert Burton, author (Anatomy of Melancholy), dies on this day in history.
1708 Pompeo Girolamo Batoni, Italian painter on this day in history.
1721 Czar Peter the Great ends Russian-orthodox patriarchy on this day in history.