Famous Deaths In January - 10
Monday, 24 October 2016
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on January - 10.
0866 Lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies on January - 10.
0976 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on January - 10.
1094 Death of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029) on January - 10.
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1276 On January - 10 gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1542 Death of Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on this day in history.
1645 Death of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1674 On this day in history jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1698 Death of Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637) on January - 10.
1707 Death of Philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621) on January - 10.
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on January - 10.
1761 Death of Edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 10.
1768 Charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1775 On this day in history jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies
1777 On January - 10 death of spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719)
1778 On January - 10 carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70
1780 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1789 On this day in history 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 January - 10.
1811 Death of Marie-Joseph Chénier, French poet (b. 1764) on this day in history.
1824 On January - 10 victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64
1828 Death of François de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750) on this day in history.
1833 On January - 10 adrien Marie Legendre, dies
1846 Etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775)
1866 Death of Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) on this day in history.