Historical Events In July - 25
Tuesday, 23 April 2019
1603 James VI of Scotland is crowned the first king of Great Britain on this day in history.
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 On July - 25 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
1652 On this day in history nikita Minin becomes patriarch of Russian-orthodox church
1654 On July - 25 agostino Steffani, composer
1657 Philipp Heinrich Erlebach, composer on this day in history.
1670 Jews are expelled from Vienna Austria on this day in history.
1670 Austrian Emperor Leopold I expels 4,000 Jews from Vienna on July - 25.
1675 Nicolas Saboly, composer, dies at 61 on July - 25.
1683 Pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright (Wiskunstenaars) on this day in history.
1689 France declares war on England on this day in history.
1691 On July - 25 alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)
1693 Ignacio de Maya founds the Real Santiago de las Sabinas, now known as Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo LeÃ³n, MÃ©xico on this day in history.
1715 On July - 25 immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of Real Poetry)
1721 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66
1722 The Three Years War begins along the Maine and Massachusetts border on this day in history.
1729 North Carolina becomes royal colony on this day in history.
1729 North Carolina becomes a royal colony on this day in history.
1739 Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1758 On this day in history 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 this day in history johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39
1761 On this day in history charlotte von Kalb, German writer
1772 Gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer on July - 25.
1775 Maryland issues currency depicting George III trampling Magna Carta on July - 25.
1775 Anna Symmes Harrison, Ohio, 9th 1st lady (1841) on July - 25.
1778 On July - 25 heinrich Gebhard, composer
1780 On July - 25 christian Theodor Weinlig, composer
1786 On July - 25 giacomo Cordella, composer
1792 Dutch patriots exiles finds "Bataafs Legion" on this day in history.
1794 On this day in history andrea-Marie Chenier, French poet (Avis aux Francais sur leurs), dies
1795 The first stone of the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct is laid on July - 25.
1795 On this day in history james Barry, female disguised as a man, surgeon general (British army)