Historical Events Happened In January - 10
Sunday, 14 February 2016
0069 Roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar on January - 10.
0236 St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
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 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on January - 10.
1072 Palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily on January - 10.
1072 Robert Guiscard conquers Palermo on January - 10.
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on January - 10.
1276 On January - 10 gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1356 German emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree on January - 10.
1429 Order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on this day in history.
1429 On January - 10 order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
1430 On this day in history duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal
1430 On January - 10 order of the Guilder forms
1475 On January - 10 stephen III of Moldavia defeats the Ottoman Empire at the Battle of Vaslui.
1502 Hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God) on this day in history.
1514 On January - 10 complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished
1542 On January - 10 gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1550 On this day in history 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris
1628 On this day in history jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 On this day in history niels Stensen, Danish astronomer
1642 King Charles I & family flee London for Oxford on January - 10.
1644 Louis Boufflers, marshall of France on January - 10.
1645 On January - 10 archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London.
1645 On January - 10 william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1663 King Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company on January - 10.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1683 Gasparo Visconti, composer on this day in history.
1701 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
1731 On January - 10 charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza
1738 Ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys) on this day in history.
1747 Abraham L Breguet, French clock maker on this day in history.
1754 On January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on January - 10.