On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1644

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Last Ming Emperor Chongzhen hangs himself from a tree on Jing Mountain, Beijing, rather than be captured by forces of Li Zicheng

Chinese Emperor Chongzhen
Chinese Emperor
Chongzhen

Famous Deaths


Person of interestChongzhen

Chongzhen, last Ming Emperor of China, commits suicide at 33

Chinese Emperor Chongzhen
Chinese Emperor
Chongzhen