Historical Events for Year 1525
Events 1 - 14 of 14
Jan 21st - The Swiss Anabaptist Movement is born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptize each other in the home of Manz's mother in Zürich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union.
Feb 20th - Swiss & German mercenaries desert Francois I's army
Feb 24th - Battle of Pavia: Holy Roman Emperor Charles V's troops beat the French
Feb 24th - Francois I captured at Battle of Pavia and 8700 killed
Mar 20th - Paris' parliament begins pursuit of Protestants
May 10th - Church reformer John Pistorius caught in the Hague
May 12th - Battle at Biblingen: Zwabische Union beats rebel Wurttembergse farmers
May 15th - German boer army surrounded/slaughters 5,000; ends Boer war
May 15th - The battle of Frankenhausen ends the Peasants' War.
May 17th - Battle at Zabern: duke of Lutherans beats rebels
Jun 9th - Tax revolt in Hertogenbosch
Jul 11th - Trial against "heretic" John Pistorius at The Hague
Jul 19th - Catholic German monarchy form Union of Dessau
Sep 7th - Trial against "heretic" John Pistorius ends in the Hague