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 This day in History - July 25
374 Historic Events for July 25
306

Gaius Flavius V Constantius, under-emperor of Rome 297-306, dies

Death
841

Battle at Fontenay: Louis and Charles beat their brother Lotharius I

Event
975

Thietmar, bishop of Merseburg, German chronicler

Birth
1109

Afonso I, the Conqueror, king of Portugal (1143-85)

Birth
1139

Count Alfonso I of Portugal becomes king

Event
1215

Frederik II (20) crowned king of German

Event
1261

Byzantium Emperor Michael VIII recaptures Constantinople

Event
1360

Jews are expelled from Breslau Silesia

Event
1404

Philips van Saint-Pol, Duke of Brabant

Birth
1471

John Soreth, French general, dies

Death
1492

Innocent VII, [Giovanni B Cibo], Italian Pope (1484-92), dies

Death
1511

Portugese assault on city Malakka attack

Event
1517

Jacques Peletier (du Mans), French poet/scientist

Birth
1519

San Cristob l de la Habana forms in Cuba

Event
1521

About 300 heretics burned in Vrijdagmarkt Gent

Event
1539

Lorenzo Campeggi(east), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat, dies at 65

Death
1564

Maximilian II succeeds his father Ferdinand II as RC emperor

Event
1564

Ferdinand I, German Emperor (1558-64), dies at 61

Death
1570

Ivan Viskovati, chancellor of Russia, executed

Death
1570

Battle at Arnay-le-Duc Bourgundy: Huguenots-French govt army

Event
1575

Christoph Scheiner, Germany, astronomer

Birth
1579

Valerius Otto, composer

Birth
1580

Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47

Death
1585

Amsterdam bans 45 roman catholics

Event
1593

France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic

Event