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 This day in History - June 25
375 Historic Events for June 25
253

St Lucius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
1080

Wibbert of Ravenna chosen as anti-pope Clemens III

Event
1096

1st Crusade slaughter Jews of Werelinghofen Germany

Event
1139

Battle of Ourique: Afonso I defeats Moors

Event
1142

Gulielmus of Vercelli, Italian hermit/monastery founder/saint, dies

Death
1178

5 Canterbury monks report something exploding on Moon

Event
1183

Peace of Konstanz

Event
1212

Simon de Montfort, a leader of the crusades, dies at 67

Death
1243

Sinibaldo dei Fieschi elected as Pope Innocentius IV

Event
1298

Rindfleish Persecutions-250 Jews killed in Rothenburg Germany

Event
1373

Johanna II, Queen of Naples (1414-35)

Birth
1423

Reinald IV, duke of Gelre and Gulik (Reinoud I), dies

Death
1483

Edward V, king of England (Apr 9-Jun 25, 1483), murdered

Death
1500

Pope Alexander VI accept Treaty of Granada

Event
1514

Berta Jacobsdr, [Suster Bertken], Dutch hermit, dies at 87

Death
1522

Franchinus Gaffurius, composer, dies at 71

Death
1580

Book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published

Event
1606

Alkmaarse clergy asks "Great Dertelheyt"

Event
1606

St Jansday is forbidden

Event
1607

Mentally ill emperor Rudolf II signs Treaty of Lieben, giving up Austria, Hungary and Moravia

Event
1621

French govt army occupies Fort St Jean d'Ang‚ly at La Rochelle

Event
1630

Fork introduced to American dining by Gov Winthrop

Event
1638

Lunar eclipse is 1st astronomical event recorded in US

Event
1646

Thomas Fairfax' New Model-army occupies Oxford

Event
1658

Spanish garrison at Duinkerk surrenders to French and British

Event