Historical Events Happened In January - 10
Monday, 25 July 2016
0069 On this day in history roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar
0236 St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 10.
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
1072 On this day in history palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily
1072 On this day in history robert Guiscard conquers Palermo
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on January - 10.
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on January - 10.
1356 German emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree on this day in history.
1429 Order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on January - 10.
1429 Order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on January - 10.
1430 On January - 10 duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal
1430 Order of the Guilder forms on January - 10.
1475 On January - 10 stephen III of Moldavia defeats the Ottoman Empire at the Battle of Vaslui.
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 this day in history.
1542 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on January - 10.
1550 On January - 10 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris
1628 On this day in history jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 Niels Stensen, Danish astronomer on this day in history.
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 this day in history william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1663 King Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company on this day in history.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1683 On this day in history gasparo Visconti, composer
1701 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on January - 10.
1731 On January - 10 charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza
1738 On this day in history ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys)
1747 On January - 10 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on January - 10.