On This Day

What Happened in April 1625

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Apr 7 Albrecht von Wallenstein appointed German supreme commander

General and Nobleman Albrecht von Wallenstein
General and Nobleman
Albrecht von Wallenstein

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Apr 4 Viceroy Frederick Henry marries Amalia countess von Solms-Braunfels

Prince of Orange Frederick Henry
Prince of Orange
Frederick Henry

Famous Deaths

  • Apr 23 Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange, dies at 57
  • Apr 27 Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior, dies at 72