Historical Events In October - 25
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0304 On this day in history marcellinus, bishop of Rome, dies
0625 Boniface V ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0625 Boniface V, Italian Pope (619-25), dies on this day in history.
1047 On this day in history magnus I Godhi, king of Norway/Denmark (1035-47), dies
1131 On October - 25 crowning of Louis VII the Young, King of France
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 On this day in history goffredo Castiglioni elected as Pope Coelestinus IV (-Nov 10 1241)
1315 On October - 25 adam Banastre, Henry de Lea and William Bradshaw, led an attack on Liverpool Castle.
1360 On October - 25 louis, founder of house of Anjou
1400 On this day in history geofrey Chaucer, author (Canterbury Tales), dies in London
1415 On October - 25 battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeats the armored knight
1415 Henry V's 'Longbowmen' defeat French Knights at the Battle of Agincourt on October - 25.
1415 On this day in history battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeat armored knight
1415 On October - 25 anton van Bourgondie, French son of Philip the Stout/duke, dies at 31
1492 On October - 25 columbus' fleet sites "Zandislands" (Ragged Island Range, Bahamas)
1495 On October - 25 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 this day in history il Giorgione, [Giorgio del Castelfranco], Italian painter, dies at 32
1521 Emperor Charles V bans wooden buildings in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1528 On this day in history seerp Galama, Dutch nobleman/soldier/politician
1555 Emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan on October - 25.
1576 On October - 25 thomas Weelkes, composer
1577 On this day in history 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 On October - 25 vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
1621 On October - 25 gov Bradford of US colony Plymouth disallows sport on Christmas Day
1651 Limerick, Ireland, surrenders to British after lengthy siege on October - 25.
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 On October - 25 brandenburg/Brunswick/Denmark/Neth form anti-French Quadruple Alliance
1671 On this day in history giovanni Cassini discovers Iapetus, satellite of Saturn
1676 On October - 25 justus G Schottel [Schottelius], German linguistic/poet, dies at 64
1692 Elisabeth Farnese, princess of Parma/queen of Spain on this day in history.