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History Deaths on April 25


Brian Adam
Brian Adam, Scottish biochemist and politician (b. 1948)

#Brian_Adam

Chongzhen Emperor
Chongzhen Emperor of China (b. 1611)

#Chongzhen_Emperor

Jean-Antoine Nollet
Jean-Antoine Nollet, French minister, physicist, and academic (b. 1700)

#Jean-Antoine_Nollet

David Teniers the Younger
David Teniers the Younger, Flemish painter and educator (b. 1610)

#David_Teniers_the_Younger

12th Dalai Lama
12th Dalai Lama (b. 1857)

#12th_Dalai_Lama

György Berencsi
György Berencsi, Hungarian virologist and academic (b. 1941)

#György_Berencsi

Alan Ball Jr.
Alan Ball Jr., English footballer and manager (b. 1945)

#Alan_Ball_Jr.

Fyodor Petrovich Tolstoy
Fyodor Petrovich Tolstoy, Russian painter and sculptor (b. 1783)

#Fyodor_Petrovich_Tolstoy

Jim Barker (politician)
Jim Barker, American politician (b. 1935)

#Jim_Barker_(politician)

Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko
Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, Russian director, producer, and playwright (b. 1858)

#Vladimir_Nemirovich-Danchenko

Siméon Denis Poisson
Siméon Denis Poisson, French mathematician and physicist (b. 1781)

#Siméon_Denis_Poisson

Karl von Ditmar
Karl von Ditmar, Estonian-German geologist and explorer (b. 1822)

#Karl_von_Ditmar

Robert Garrett
Robert Garrett, American discus thrower and shot putter (b. 1875)

#Robert_Garrett

William S. Bowdern
William S. Bowdern, American priest and author (b. 1897)

#William_S._Bowdern

Naresuan
Naresuan, Siamese King of Ayutthaya kingdom (b. c. 1555)

#Naresuan

John Havlicek
John Havlicek, American basketball player (b. 1940)

#John_Havlicek

Mike Phillips (basketball)
Mike Phillips, American basketball player (b. 1956)

#Mike_Phillips_(basketball)

Isabella II of Jerusalem
Queen Isabella II of Jerusalem (b. 1212)

#Isabella_II_of_Jerusalem

Louise Labé
Louise Labé, French poet and author (b. 1520)

#Louise_Labé

George Sanders
George Sanders, English actor (b. 1906)

#George_Sanders

Emilio Salgari
Emilio Salgari, Italian journalist and author (b. 1862)

#Emilio_Salgari

Bobby Pickett
Bobby Pickett, American singer-songwriter (b. 1938)

#Bobby_Pickett

Henri Duveyrier
Henri Duveyrier, French explorer (b. 1840)

#Henri_Duveyrier

Jim Fanning
Jim Fanning, American-Canadian baseball player and manager (b. 1927)

#Jim_Fanning

Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin
Michael Morris, 3rd Baron Killanin, Irish journalist and author (b. 1914)

#Michael_Morris,_3rd_Baron_Killanin

Nathaniel Woodard
Nathaniel Woodard, English priest and educator (b. 1811)

#Nathaniel_Woodard

Mike Brant
Mike Brant, Israeli singer and songwriter (b.1947)

#Mike_Brant

William Cowper
William Cowper, English poet (b. 1731)

#William_Cowper

Tom Lewis (Australian politician)
Tom Lewis, Australian politician, 33rd Premier of New South Wales (b. 1922)

#Tom_Lewis_(Australian_politician)

Ginger Rogers
Ginger Rogers, American actress, singer, and dancer (b. 1911)

#Ginger_Rogers

Salih Bozok
Salih Bozok, Turkish commander and politician (b. 1881)

#Salih_Bozok

Leon Battista Alberti
Leon Battista Alberti, Italian author, poet, and philosopher (b. 1404)

#Leon_Battista_Alberti

Torquato Tasso
Torquato Tasso, Italian poet and songwriter (b. 1544)

#Torquato_Tasso

Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester
Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester, medieval English nobleman; Earl of Winchester (b. 1195)

#Roger_de_Quincy,_2nd_Earl_of_Winchester

Frederick W. Seward
Frederick W. Seward, American journalist, lawyer, and politician, 6th United States Assistant Secretary of State (b. 1830)

#Frederick_W._Seward

Emperor Antoku
Emperor Antoku of Japan (b. 1178)

#Emperor_Antoku

Lucien Le Cam
Lucien Le Cam, French mathematician and statistician (b. 1924)

#Lucien_Le_Cam

Earl Morrall
Earl Morrall, American football player and coach (b. 1934)

#Earl_Morrall

David Merrick
David Merrick, American director and producer (b. 1911)

#David_Merrick

Gustavo R. Vincenti
Gustavo R. Vincenti, Maltese architect and developer (b. 1888)

#Gustavo_R._Vincenti

Henry Hammond
Henry Hammond, English cleric and theologian (b. 1605)

#Henry_Hammond

Stefanie Zweig
Stefanie Zweig, German journalist and author (b. 1932)

#Stefanie_Zweig

Tito Vilanova
Tito Vilanova, Spanish footballer and manager (b. 1968)

#Tito_Vilanova

Sancho IV of Castile
Sancho IV of Castile (b. 1258)

#Sancho_IV_of_Castile

Olga Grey
Olga Grey, Hungarian-American actress (b. 1896)

#Olga_Grey

Anders Celsius
Anders Celsius, Swedish astronomer, physicist, and mathematician (b. 1701)

#Anders_Celsius

Matthias Kuhle
Matthias Kuhle, German geographer and academic (b. 1948)

#Matthias_Kuhle

Bea Arthur
Bea Arthur, American actress and singer (b. 1922)

#Bea_Arthur

Diane de Poitiers
Diane de Poitiers, mistress of King Henry II of France (b. 1499)

#Diane_de_Poitiers

Crowfoot
Crowfoot, Canadian tribal chief (b. 1830)

#Crowfoot

Hermann I, Landgrave of Thuringia
Hermann I, Landgrave of Thuringia

#Hermann_I,_Landgrave_of_Thuringia

Art Fleming
Art Fleming, American game show host (b. 1925)

#Art_Fleming

Clifford D. Simak
Clifford D. Simak, American journalist and author (b. 1904)

#Clifford_D._Simak

Pope Benedict XII
Pope Benedict XII (b. 1285)

#Pope_Benedict_XII

Poly Styrene
Poly Styrene, British musician (b. 1957)

#Poly_Styrene

Louis-Olivier Taillon
Louis-Olivier Taillon, Canadian lawyer and politician, 8th Premier of Quebec (b. 1840)

#Louis-Olivier_Taillon

George Herriman
George Herriman, American cartoonist (b. 1880)

#George_Herriman

Dorothy Provine
Dorothy Provine, American actress and singer (b. 1935)

#Dorothy_Provine

Anna Sewell
Anna Sewell, English author (b. 1820)

#Anna_Sewell

Dexter Gordon
Dexter Gordon, American saxophonist, composer, and actor (b. 1923)

#Dexter_Gordon

Joseph-Alfred Archambeault
Joseph-Alfred Archambeault, Canadian bishop (b. 1859)

#Joseph-Alfred_Archambeault

Michele Alboreto
Michele Alboreto, Italian racing driver (b. 1956)

#Michele_Alboreto

John Cody
John Cody, American cardinal (b. 1907)

#John_Cody

John Yonge
John Yonge, English diplomat (b. 1467)

#John_Yonge

Augustus D. Juilliard
Augustus D. Juilliard, American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1836)

#Augustus_D._Juilliard

Thomas Holland, 2nd Earl of Kent
Thomas Holland, 2nd Earl of Kent, English nobleman

#Thomas_Holland,_2nd_Earl_of_Kent

Alan Sillitoe
Alan Sillitoe, English novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet (b. 1928)

#Alan_Sillitoe

John Knowles Paine
John Knowles Paine, American composer and educator (b. 1839)

#John_Knowles_Paine

Tony Mullane
Tony Mullane, Irish-American baseball player (b. 1859)

#Tony_Mullane

Jane Jacobs
Jane Jacobs, American-Canadian journalist, author, and activist (b. 1916)

#Jane_Jacobs

Anita Louise
Anita Louise, American actress (b. 1915)

#Anita_Louise

Géza I of Hungary
Géza I of Hungary (b. 1040)

#Géza_I_of_Hungary

Humphrey Lyttelton
Humphrey Lyttelton, English trumpet player, composer, and radio host (b. 1921)

#Humphrey_Lyttelton

Madeeha Gauhar, Pakistani actress, playwright and director of social theater, and women's rights activist (b. 1956)
Don Mankiewicz, American screenwriter and novelist (b. 1922)
William Judson Holloway Jr., American soldier, lawyer, and judge (b. 1923)
Dan Heap, Canadian priest and politician (b. 1925)
Rick Camp, American baseball player (b. 1953)
Jacob Avshalomov, American composer and conductor (b. 1919)
Louis le Brocquy, Irish painter and illustrator (b. 1916)
Moscelyne Larkin, American ballerina and educator (b. 1925)
Denny Jones, American rancher and politician (b. 1910)
Gerry Bahen, Australian footballer (b. 1929)
Arthur Milton, English footballer and cricketer (b. 1928)
Swami Ranganathananda, Indian monk and educator (b. 1908)
Thom Gunn, English-American poet and academic (b. 1929)
Samson Kitur, Kenyan runner (b. 1966)
Lisa Lopes, American rapper and dancer (b. 1971)
Roger Troutman, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1951)
Wright Morris, American author and photographer (b. 1910)
Saul Bass, American graphic designer and director (b. 1920)
Lev Shankovsky, Ukrainian military historian (b. 1903)
Yutaka Ozaki, Japanese singer-songwriter (b. 1965)
Carolyn Franklin, American singer-songwriter (b. 1944)
Markus Reiner, Israeli engineer and educator (b. 1886)
Carol Reed, English director and producer (b. 1906)
Huldreich Georg Früh, Swiss composer (b. 1903)
William Stephens, American engineer and politician, 24th Governor of California (b. 1859)
Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel, Russian general (b. 1878)
Boniface of Valperga, Bishop of Aosta
Herman I, Margrave of Baden
Zhang Wenwei, Chinese chancellor
Mushegh VI Mamikonian, Armenian prince
Smbat VII Bagratuni, Armenian prince
Rusticus, saint and archbishop of Lyon (b. 455)