Famous Deaths In January - 10
Saturday, 30 April 2016
0681 On January - 10 agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 On January - 10 lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies
0976 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1094 Death of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029) on this day in history.
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on January - 10.
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on this day in history.
1542 Death of Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on January - 10.
1645 Death of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on January - 10.
1654 On January - 10 death of nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616)
1662 Death of Prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597) on January - 10.
1674 On this day in history jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1698 On January - 10 death of louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637)
1707 Death of Philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621) on January - 10.
1754 On this day in history daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1761 Death of Edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 10.
1768 Charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82 on January - 10.
1775 Jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies on this day in history.
1777 On January - 10 death of spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719)
1778 On this day in history carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70
1780 On this day in history francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
1789 On January - 10 pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82
1792 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on January - 10.
1794 On this day in history death of georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754)
1800 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1811 Death of Marie-Joseph Chénier, French poet (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1824 Victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64 on January - 10.
1828 On January - 10 death of françois de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
1833 On this day in history adrien Marie Legendre, dies
1846 On this day in history etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
1851 On January - 10 death of karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)
1855 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 on January - 10.
1862 On January - 10 samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47
1863 Death of Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1866 Death of Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) on January - 10.