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 This day in History - March 25
422 Historic Events for March 25
1

Origin of Dionysian Incarnation of the Word

Event
31

1st Easter, according to calendar-maker Dionysius Exiguus

Event
421

Friday at 12 PM - city of Venice founded

Event
708

Constantine begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
1133

William the Conqueror orders 1st Domesday Survey of England

Event
1133

Henry II, King of England (1154-89)

Birth
1223

Afonso II, 3rd King of Portugal (1211-23), dies at 36

Death
1252

Konradijn Hohenstaufen, [Koenrad van Zwaben], son of Konrad IV

Birth
1306

Robert the Bruce crowned king of Scotland

Event
1409

Council of Pisa opens

Event
1458

Inigo L¢pez de Mendoza, Spanish marquis of Santillana/poet, dies

Death
1495

Leonhard Paminger, composer

Birth
1510

Georges d'amboise, French archbishop of Narbonne/Rouen, dies at 49

Death
1528

Jacob Andreae, German theologist (Schw„bische Konkordie)

Birth
1532

Pietro Pontio, composer

Birth
1571

Catholic Italian businessman Roberto Ridolfi leaves Enngeland

Event
1581

Portugese Cortes calls Philip II king of Portugal

Event
1584

Sir Walter Raleigh renews Humphrey Gilbert's patent to explore N Amer

Event
1594

Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer

Birth
1598

Cornelis de Houtman's fleet departs for East-Indies

Event
1609

Johan Willem, duke of Jlich/Cleef/Mark/Mountain/Ravensberg, dies

Death
1609

Henry Hudson embarks on an exploration for Dutch East India Co

Event
1634

Lord Baltimore founded Catholic colony of Maryland

Event
1647

Cape of Good Hope: tour ship Haerlem stranded in Tafel Bay

Event
1653

Joseph Sauveur, French physicist/mathematician

Birth