Historical Events For January - 10
Sunday, 22 January 2017
0069 On January - 10 roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar
0236 On January - 10 st Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0681 On January - 10 agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 On this day in history 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.
1072 Palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily on January - 10.
1072 On January - 10 robert Guiscard conquers Palermo
1271 On this day in history otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
1276 On January - 10 gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1356 On this day in history german emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree
1429 Order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on January - 10.
1429 On this day in history order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
1430 On January - 10 duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal
1430 On this day in history order of the Guilder forms
1475 Stephen III of Moldavia defeats the Ottoman Empire at the Battle of Vaslui on January - 10.
1502 On January - 10 hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God)
1514 Complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished on January - 10.
1542 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on January - 10.
1550 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris on January - 10.
1628 On January - 10 jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 On January - 10 niels Stensen, Danish astronomer
1642 King Charles I & family flee London for Oxford on January - 10.
1644 Louis Boufflers, marshall of France on this day in history.
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 On January - 10 king Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company
1674 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on January - 10.
1683 On this day in history gasparo Visconti, composer
1701 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 On this day in history daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on January - 10.