On this Day: July 25
306- Constantine I is proclaimed Roman emperor.
1547- Henry II of France is crowned.
1554- Mary I marries Philip II of Spain.
1593- Henry VI of France converts from Protestantism to Roman Catholicism.
1603- James VI of Scotland is crowned King of England.
1016- Casimir I the Restorer
1336- Albert I, Duke of Bavaria
1404- Philip I, Duke of Brabant
1421- Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland
1658- Archibald Campbell, 1st Duke of Argyll
1797- Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel. Wife of Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge, 10th son of George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte. She was the longest-lived daughter-in-law of George III and grandmother of Mary of Teck.
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1860- Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia. Wife of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, son of Queen Victoria. Mother of Crown Princess Margaret of Sweden. She was the first member of the British Royal Family to be cremated.
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