Historical Events In October - 25
Monday, 27 January 2020
0304 On October - 25 marcellinus, bishop of Rome, dies
0625 On this day in history boniface V ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0625 On this day in history 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 October - 25.
1147 Battle at Doryleum: Arabs beat Koenraad III's crusaders on October - 25.
1154 Stefanus van Blois, king of England (1135-54), dies on October - 25.
1241 Goffredo Castiglioni elected as Pope Coelestinus IV (-Nov 10 1241) on this day in history.
1315 On this day in history adam Banastre, Henry de Lea and William Bradshaw, led an attack on Liverpool Castle.
1360 Louis, founder of house of Anjou on this day in history.
1400 Geofrey Chaucer, author (Canterbury Tales), dies in London on this day in history.
1415 On October - 25 battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeats the armored knight
1415 On October - 25 henry V's 'Longbowmen' defeat French Knights at the Battle of Agincourt
1415 On October - 25 battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeat armored knight
1415 Anton van Bourgondie, French son of Philip the Stout/duke, dies at 31 on this day in history.
1492 On October - 25 columbus' fleet sites "Zandislands" (Ragged Island Range, Bahamas)
1495 On this day in history john II, the Perfect/Consummate, King of Portugal (1481-95), dies
1510 RenĂ©/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII on this day in history.
1510 On October - 25 il Giorgione, [Giorgio del Castelfranco], Italian painter, dies at 32
1521 On October - 25 emperor Charles V bans wooden buildings in Amsterdam
1528 Seerp Galama, Dutch nobleman/soldier/politician on October - 25.
1555 On this day in history emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
1576 Thomas Weelkes, composer on this day in history.
1577 Pope Gregory XIII asks renewal of ecclesiastical hymns on this day in history.
1596 On October - 25 spanish fleet sails from Lisbon to Ireland
1604 Claude de la Tremoille, French duke of Thouars/huguenot, dies on October - 25.
1616 VOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on October - 25.
1621 On this day in history gov Bradford of US colony Plymouth disallows sport on Christmas Day
1651 Limerick, Ireland, surrenders to British after lengthy siege on this day in history.
1662 On this day in history charles II of England sells Dunkirk to France for Stg400,000 little did he know of the importance Dunkirk would have in WWII
1666 Brandenburg/Brunswick/Denmark/Neth form anti-French Quadruple Alliance on October - 25.
1671 Giovanni Cassini discovers Iapetus, satellite of Saturn on October - 25.
1676 Justus G Schottel [Schottelius], German linguistic/poet, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1692 Elisabeth Farnese, princess of Parma/queen of Spain on October - 25.