Historical Events In October - 25
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
0304 Marcellinus, bishop of Rome, dies on this day in history.
0625 Boniface V ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0625 On October - 25 boniface V, Italian Pope (619-25), dies
1047 On this day in history magnus I Godhi, king of Norway/Denmark (1035-47), dies
1131 Crowning of Louis VII the Young, King of France on this day in history.
1147 Battle at Doryleum: Arabs beat Koenraad III's crusaders on this day in history.
1154 Stefanus van Blois, king of England (1135-54), dies on this day in history.
1241 Goffredo Castiglioni elected as Pope Coelestinus IV (-Nov 10 1241) on October - 25.
1315 Adam Banastre, Henry de Lea and William Bradshaw, led an attack on Liverpool Castle on this day in history.
1360 On this day in history louis, founder of house of Anjou
1400 On this day in history geofrey Chaucer, author (Canterbury Tales), dies in London
1415 Battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeats the armored knight on October - 25.
1415 Henry V's 'Longbowmen' defeat French Knights at the Battle of Agincourt on this day in history.
1415 Battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeat armored knight on this day in history.
1415 Anton van Bourgondie, French son of Philip the Stout/duke, dies at 31 on this day in history.
1492 Columbus' fleet sites "Zandislands" (Ragged Island Range, Bahamas) on this day in history.
1495 John II, the Perfect/Consummate, King of Portugal (1481-95), dies on October - 25.
1510 René/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII on October - 25.
1510 On this day in history il Giorgione, [Giorgio del Castelfranco], Italian painter, dies at 32
1521 On this day in history emperor Charles V bans wooden buildings in Amsterdam
1528 Seerp Galama, Dutch nobleman/soldier/politician on October - 25.
1555 Emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan on October - 25.
1576 Thomas Weelkes, composer on this day in history.
1577 On October - 25 pope Gregory XIII asks renewal of ecclesiastical hymns
1596 On October - 25 spanish fleet sails from Lisbon to Ireland
1604 On this day in history claude de la Tremoille, French duke of Thouars/huguenot, dies
1616 VOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on October - 25.
1621 Gov Bradford of US colony Plymouth disallows sport on Christmas Day on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history limerick, Ireland, surrenders to British after lengthy siege
1662 On October - 25 charles II of England sells Dunkirk to France for Stg400,000 little did he know of the importance Dunkirk would have in WWII
1666 On October - 25 brandenburg/Brunswick/Denmark/Neth form anti-French Quadruple Alliance
1671 Giovanni Cassini discovers Iapetus, satellite of Saturn on this day in history.
1676 On October - 25 justus G Schottel [Schottelius], German linguistic/poet, dies at 64
1692 On this day in history elisabeth Farnese, princess of Parma/queen of Spain