Historical Events Happened In January - 10
Thursday, 23 October 2014
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 On this day in history agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 Lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies on January - 10.
0976 On this day in history john I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51
1072 On January - 10 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 this day in history.
1356 On this day in history german emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree
1429 On January - 10 order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
1429 On this day in history order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
1430 Duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal on this day in history.
1430 Order of the Guilder forms on January - 10.
1475 Stephen III of Moldavia defeats the Ottoman Empire at the Battle of Vaslui on this day in history.
1502 On January - 10 hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God)
1514 On this day in history complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished
1542 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on this day in history.
1550 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris on January - 10.
1628 On this day in history jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 On January - 10 niels Stensen, Danish astronomer
1642 On January - 10 king Charles I & family flee London for Oxford
1644 On January - 10 louis Boufflers, marshall of France
1645 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1683 Gasparo Visconti, composer on January - 10.
1701 On January - 10 johann Caspar Simon, composer
1731 Charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza on this day in history.
1738 On January - 10 ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys)
1747 On January - 10 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 On January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1760 On this day in history johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer