The following is a list of notable world figures who died on October 25th.

  1. 304 - Pope Marcellinus (martyred)
  2. 625 - Pope Boniface V
  3. 1047 - King Magnus I of Norway (b. 1024)
  4. 1154 - King Stephen of England (b. 1096)
  5. 1230 - Gilbert de Clare, 5th Earl of Hertford, English soldier (b. 1180)
  6. 1400 - Geoffrey Chaucer, English poet
  7. 1415 - Killed in the Battle of Agincourt:
  8. Charles d'Albret, Count of Dreux and Constable of France
  9. John I of Alençon (b. 1385)
  10. Antoine, Duke of Brabant (b. 1384)
  11. Philip of Burgundy, Count of Nevers and Rethel (b. 1389)
  12. Frederick of Lorraine (b. 1371)
  13. Philip II, Count of Nevers (b. 1389)
  14. Michael de la Pole, 3rd Earl of Suffolk (b. 1394)
  15. Edward of Norwich, 2nd Duke of York (b. 1373)
  16. 1492 - Thaddeus McCarthy, Irish Catholic bishop
  17. 1495 - King John II of Portugal (b. 1455)
  18. 1514 - William Elphinstone, Scottish bishop and statesman (b. 1431)
  19. 1555 - Olympia Fulvia Morata, Italian classical scholar (b. 1526)
  20. 1557 - William Cavendish, English politician (b. 1505)
  21. 1633 - Jean Titelouze, French organist
  22. 1647 - Evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist and mathematician (b. 1608)
  23. 1683 - William Scroggs, Lord Chief Justice of England
  24. 1733 - Giovanni Gerolamo Saccheri, Italian mathematician (b. 1667)
  25. 1757 - Antoine Augustine Calmet, French theologian (b. 1672)
  26. 1760 - George II of Great Britain (b. 1683)
  27. 1826 - Philippe Pinel, French psychiatrist (b. 1745)
  28. 1833 - Abbas Mirza, prince of Persia (b. 1789)
  29. 1889 - Émile Augier, French dramatist (b. 1820)
  30. 1895 - Charles Hallé, German pianist and conductor (b. 1819)
  31. 1910 - Willie Anderson, Scottish-born golfer (b. 1878)
  32. 1920 - King Alexander I of Greece (b. 1893)
  33. 1921 - Bat Masterson, American journalist and lawman
  34. 1938 - Alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (b. 1892)
  35. 1953 - Holger Pedersen, Danish linguist (b. 1867
  36. 1955 - Sadako Sasaki atomic bomb victim (b. 1943)
  37. 1957 - Albert Anastasia, Italian-born gangster (b. 1902)
  38. 1957 - Lord Dunsany, Irish writer (b. 1878)
  39. 1960 - Harry Ferguson, farm equipment manufacturer (b. 1884)
  40. 1963 - Roger Désormière, French conductor (b. 1898)
  41. 1965 - Eduard Einstein, Son of Albert Einstein (b. 1910)
  42. 1973 - Cleo Moore, American actress (b. 1928)
  43. 1973 - Abebe Bikila, Ethiopian athlete (b. 1932)
  44. 1980 - Virgil Fox, American organist (b. 1912)
  45. 1985 - Gary Holton, English actor (b. 1952)
  46. 1986 - Forrest Tucker, America actor (b. 1919)
  47. 1992 - Roger Miller, American musician and composer (b. 1936)
  48. 1993 - Danny Chan, Hong Kong singer/songwriter (b. 1958)
  49. 1993 - Vincent Price, American actor (b. 1911)
  50. 1994 - Kara Spears Hultgreen American naval pilot (b. 1965)
  51. 1994 - Mildred Natwick, American actress (b. 1905)
  52. 1995 - Bobby Riggs, American tennis player (b. 1918)
  53. 1995 - Viveca Lindfors, Swedish-born actress (b. 1920)
  54. 1999 - Payne Stewart, American golfer (b. 1957)
  55. 2002 - Richard Harris, Irish actor (b. 1930)
  56. 2002 - Paul Wellstone, U.S. Senator from Minnesota (b. 1944)
  57. 2002 - René Thom, French mathematician (b. 1923)
  58. 2003 - Veikko Hakulinen, Finnish cross-country skier (b. 1925)
  59. 2004 - John Peel, British disc jockey (b. 1939)
  60. 2005 - Wellington Mara, American football team owner (b. 1916)
  61. 2006 - Danny Rolling, American murderer (b. 1954)