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 This day in History - July 25
374 Historic Events for July 25
1593

Steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61

Death
1616

Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies

Death
1624

Steven van der Haghen, admiral/gov on Ambon 1617-8, dies at about 61

Death
1626

Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian

Birth
1652

Nikita Minin becomes patriarch of Russian-orthodox church

Event
1654

Agostino Steffani, composer

Birth
1657

Philipp Heinrich Erlebach, composer

Birth
1670

Austrian Emperor Leopold I expels 4,000 Jews from Vienna

Event
1670

Don Juan Domingo ZuĀ¤iga y Fonseca becomes gov-gen of Southern Neth

Event
1670

Vienna Austria expels Jews

Event
1675

Nicolas Saboly, composer, dies at 61

Death
1683

Pieter Langendijk, painter/etcher/playwright (Wiskunstenaars)

Birth
1689

France declares war on England

Event
1691

Alessandro Galilei, Italian architect (Cappella Corsini)

Birth
1715

Immanuel J Pyra, German poet (Temple of Real Poetry)

Birth
1721

Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral of Zealand, dies at 66

Death
1729

North Carolina becomes a royal colony

Event
1739

Johannes van der Hagen, vicar/genealogy/chronologist, dies at 73

Death
1759

British capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War)

Event
1759

Theodoor Verhaegen, Flemish sculptor, dies

Death
1759

Johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39

Death
1761

Charlotte von Kalb, German writer

Birth
1772

Gottlob Benedikt Bierey, composer

Birth
1775

Maryland issues currency depicting George III trampling Magna Carta

Event
1775

Anna Symmes Harrison, Ohio, 9th 1st lady (1841)

Birth