Historical Events In July - 25
Thursday, 21 February 2019
1603 On this day in history james VI of Scotland is crowned the first king of Great Britain.
1616 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies on July - 25.
1624 Steven van der Haghen, admiral/gov on Ambon 1617-8, dies at about 61 on July - 25.
1626 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on July - 25.
1652 Nikita Minin becomes patriarch of Russian-orthodox church on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history agostino Steffani, composer
1657 On this day in history philipp Heinrich Erlebach, composer
1670 On July - 25 jews are expelled from Vienna Austria
1670 On this day in history austrian Emperor Leopold I expels 4,000 Jews from Vienna
1675 Nicolas Saboly, composer, dies at 61 on July - 25.
1683 Pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright (Wiskunstenaars) on July - 25.
1689 France declares war on England on July - 25.
1691 On this day in history alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
1693 Ignacio de Maya founds the Real Santiago de las Sabinas, now known as Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo León, México on this day in history.
1715 On this day in history immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of Real Poetry)
1721 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66 on July - 25.
1722 On this day in history the Three Years War begins along the Maine and Massachusetts border.
1729 On this day in history north Carolina becomes royal colony
1729 On July - 25 north Carolina becomes a royal colony
1739 On this day in history johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73
1758 On July - 25 seven Years' War: the island battery at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia is silenced and all French warships are destroyed or taken.
1759 British capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War) on July - 25.
1759 On July - 25 johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39
1761 Charlotte von Kalb, German writer on July - 25.
1772 On July - 25 gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer
1775 On this day in history maryland issues currency depicting George III trampling Magna Carta
1775 Anna Symmes Harrison, Ohio, 9th 1st lady (1841) on this day in history.
1778 Heinrich Gebhard, composer on this day in history.
1780 Christian Theodor Weinlig, composer on this day in history.
1786 On July - 25 giacomo Cordella, composer
1792 On July - 25 dutch patriots exiles finds "Bataafs Legion"
1794 On this day in history andrea-Marie Chenier, French poet (Avis aux Francais sur leurs), dies
1795 On this day in history the first stone of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct is laid.
1795 James Barry, female disguised as a man, surgeon general (British army) on July - 25.