Famous Deaths In January - 10
Sunday, 29 May 2016
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on January - 10.
0866 On January - 10 lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies
0976 On January - 10 john I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51
1094 On this day in history death of caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029)
1271 On January - 10 otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on this day in history.
1542 On this day in history death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1645 On January - 10 death of william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1654 On this day in history death of nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616)
1662 On this day in history death of prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597)
1674 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on this day in history.
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 January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1761 On January - 10 death of edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711)
1768 On this day in history charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82
1775 Jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies on this day in history.
1777 On this day in history death of spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719)
1778 Carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1780 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82 on January - 10.
1789 Pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82 on January - 10.
1792 On January - 10 jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
1794 On January - 10 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 this day in history.
1828 Death of François de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750) on this day in history.
1833 Adrien Marie Legendre, dies on January - 10.
1846 On this day in history etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
1851 Death of Karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1855 On January - 10 mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67
1862 Samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1863 Death of Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775) on January - 10.
1866 On January - 10 death of pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792)