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 This day in History - October 25
408 Historic Events for October 25
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Marcellinus, bishop of Rome, dies

Death
625

Boniface V, Italian Pope (619-25), dies

Death
625

Boniface V ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
1047

Magnus I Godhi, king of Norway/Denmark (1035-47), dies

Death
1131

Crowning of Louis VII the Young, King of France

Event
1147

King Afonso I of Portugal occupiers Lisbon

Event
1147

Battle at Doryleum: Arabs beat Koenraad III's crusaders

Event
1154

Stefanus van Blois, king of England (1135-54), dies

Death
1241

Goffredo Castiglioni elected as Pope Coelestinus IV (-Nov 10 1241)

Event
1360

Louis, founder of house of Anjou

Birth
1400

Geofrey Chaucer, author (Canterbury Tales), dies in London

Death
1415

Robert of Bar, French knight, dies in battle

Death
1415

Philip of Nevers, French earl, dies in battle

Death
1415

Eduard, duke of York, dies at 45

Death
1415

Anton van Bourgondi‰, French son of Philip the Stout/duke, dies at 31

Death
1415

Battle of Agincourt, Welsh longbow defeat armored knight

Event
1415

John IV van Bourgondy becomes duke of Brabant/Limburg

Event
1492

Christopher Columbus and ship Santa Maria land in Dominican Republic

Event
1492

Columbus' fleet sites "Zandislands" (Ragged Island Range, Bahamas)

Event
1492

Columbus' ship Santa Mar¡a lands at Dominican Republic

Event
1495

John II, the Perfect/Consummate, King of Portugal (1481-95), dies

Death
1510

Ren‚/Renata de France, duchess of Ferara/daughter of Louis XII

Birth
1510

Il Giorgione, [Giorgio del Castelfranco], Italian painter, dies at 32

Death
1521

Emperor Charles V bans wooden buildings in Amsterdam

Event
1528

Seerp Galama, Dutch nobleman/soldier/politician

Birth