Historical Figures Who Died in 1625

  • Jan 13 Pieter Bruegel "the Older", (Bloemenbruegel), Flemish painter, dies
  • Mar 7 Johann Bayer, German astronomer (b. 1572)
  • Mar 25 Giambattista Marini, Italian poet (b. 1569)

James I and VIJames I and VI (1566-1625)

Mar 27 King James VI of Scotland (1567-1625) and James I of England and Ireland (1603-25), dies of dysentery at 58

  • Mar 29 Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)
  • Apr 23 Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange, dies at 57
  • Apr 27 Mori Terumoto, Japanese warrior, dies at 72
  • May 18 Francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, Spanish marquis of Denia, dies at 72
  • Jun 1 Honoré d'Urfé, French writer (b. 1568)
  • Sep 6 Thomas Dempster, Scottish historian (b. 1579)
  • Sep 7 Rombout Hogerbeets, Dutch lawyer and pension minister of Leiden, dies at 64
  • Sep 20 Heinrich Meibom, German historian and poet, dies at 69
  • Oct 22 Kikkawa Hiroie, Japanese daimyō of the Azuchi–Momoyama period through early Edo period, dies at 63
  • Nov 14 Giulio C Procaccini, Italian sculptor/painter, dies
  • Dec 8 Christina of Holstein-Gottorp, Queen consort of Sweden as the wife of King Charles IX, dies at 52
  • Dec 9 Ubbo Emmius [van Embden], Dutch-Frisian humanist and historian, dies at 78