Historical Events In May - 25
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
0615 Boniface IV, Pope (608-15), dies on this day in history.
0709 Aldhelmus of Ealdhelm, Engl abbot/bishop/poet/saint, dies at about 69 on May - 25.
0946 Edmund the Older, king of Wessex/England (939-46), dies on May - 25.
1085 On May - 25 castile's Alfonso VI takes Toledo, the Arab center of science falls into Christian hands
1085 King Alfonso VI of Castily/León occupy Toledo on Moren on this day in history.
1085 On May - 25 pope Gregory VII dies at Salerno; Henry IV extends the "Peace of God" over the entire Holy Roman Empire
1085 King Alfonso VI of Castily/Leon occupy Toledo on Moren on May - 25.
1085 On May - 25 gregory VII, [Ildebrando], Pope (1073-85), dies
1125 Hendrik V, last Salische German king, dies on May - 25.
1241 First attack on Jewish community of Frankfort-on-the-Main Germany on May - 25.
1241 1st attack on Jewish community of Frankfort-on-the-Main Germany on this day in history.
1261 On May - 25 alexander IV, [Rinaldo dei conti di Segni], Pope (1254-61), dies
1420 On May - 25 henry the Navigator is appointed governor of the Order of Christ.
1452 On May - 25 john Stafford, Archbishop of Canterbury
1494 Jacopo Pontormo II, Italy, painter (Sepulture of Christ) on May - 25.
1510 Georges d'Amboise, French cardinal/viceroy in North Italy, dies at 49 on May - 25.
1521 On this day in history edict of Worms outlaws Martin Luther & his followers
1522 On May - 25 emperor Karel I returns to Spain
1550 On May - 25 camillus de Lellis, Italian soldier/monastery founder/saint
1555 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1632 Albrecht von Wallenstein recaptures Prague on Saksen on this day in history.
1659 On May - 25 richard Cromwell resigns as English Lord Protector
1660 English King Charles II lands in Dover on this day in history.
1661 King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança on this day in history.
1661 King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca on May - 25.
1688 On May - 25 christian August Jacobi, composer
1713 John Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute, English premier (1760-63) on May - 25.
1720 On May - 25 "Le Grand St Antoine" reaches Marseille, plague kills 80,000
1721 On May - 25 john Copson becomes America's first insurance agent
1721 On this day in history john Copson becomes America's 1st insurance agent
1726 On May - 25 giuseppi Paolucci, composer
1729 On this day in history jean de Neufville, Dutch/US merchant (started 4th English war)
1738 A treaty between Pennsylvania and Maryland ends the Conojocular War with settlement of a boundary dispute and exchange of prisoners on this day in history.
1765 On this day in history pierre-Joseph Le Blan, composer, dies at 53