What Happened In History Year 1625

Historical Events for the Year 1625

  • 27th March » Charles I of England e.g Charles I becomes King of England, Scotland and Ireland as well as claiming the title English claims to the French throne named King of France.
  • 1st April » A combined Spanish and Portuguese Empire named Portuguese fleet of 52 ships commences the recapture of Bahia from the Dutch during the Dutch–Portuguese War.
  • 5th June » The city of Breda surrenders to the Tercio called Spanish tercios under general Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquis of the Balbases named Ambrosio Spinola.
  • 13th June » King Charles I of England marries Henrietta Maria of France, Fils de France e.g Princess of France

Famous Birthdays in 1625

  • 8th June » Giovanni Domenico Cassini, Italian-French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1712)
  • 10th July » Jean Herauld Gourville, French adventurer (d. 1703)
  • 13th August » Rasmus Bartholin, Danish physician, mathematician, and physicist (d. 1698)
  • 14th August » François de Harlay de Champvallon, French archbishop (d. 1695)
  • 20th August » Thomas Corneille, French playwright (d. 1709)
  • 24th September » Johan de Witt, Dutch mathematician and politician (d. 1672)
  • 4th October » Jacqueline Pascal, French nun and composer (d. 1661)
  • 1st November » Oliver Plunkett, Irish archbishop and saint (d. 1681)
  • 20th November » Paulus Potter, Dutch painter (d. 1654)
  • 30th November » Jean Domat, French jurist (d. 1696)
  • 24th December » Johann Rudolph Ahle, German organist, composer, and theorist (d. 1673)

Famous Deaths in History for 1625

  • 7th January » Ruggiero Giovannelli, Italian composer (b. 1560)
  • 13th January » Jan Brueghel the Elder, Flemish painter (b. 1568)
  • 2nd March » James Hamilton, 2nd Marquess of Hamilton, Scottish politician (b. 1589)
  • 7th March » Johann Bayer, German lawyer and cartographer (b. 1572)
  • 25th March » Giambattista Marini, Italian poet (b. 1569)
  • 27th March » James VI and I of the United Kingdom (b. 1566)
  • 23rd April » Maurice, Prince of Orange (b. 1567)
  • 27th April » Mōri Terumoto, Japanese warrior (b. 1553)
  • 5th June » Orlando Gibbons, English organist and composer (b. 1583)
  • 6th September » Thomas Dempster, Scottish historian and scholar (b. 1579)
  • 20th September » Heinrich Meibom (poet) known as Heinrich Meibom, German historian and poet (b. 1555)
  • 22nd October » Kikkawa Hiroie, Japanese daimyo (b. 1561)
  • 9th December » Ubbo Emmius, Dutch historian and geographer (b. 1547)

Historical events for the year 1625 by month