Historical Events Happened In January - 10
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
0069 Roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar on this day in history.
0236 St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 10.
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on this day in history.
0866 Lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies on January - 10.
0976 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1072 On January - 10 palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily
1072 Robert Guiscard conquers Palermo on this day in history.
1271 On this day in history otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
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 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 this day in history.
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 January - 10 complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished
1542 On this day in history gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1550 On this day in history 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris
1628 On January - 10 jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 Niels Stensen, Danish astronomer on this day in history.
1642 On this day in history king Charles I & family flee London for Oxford
1644 Louis Boufflers, marshall of France on January - 10.
1645 On January - 10 archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London.
1645 William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on January - 10.
1663 On this day in history 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 January - 10 gasparo Visconti, composer
1701 Johann Caspar Simon, composer on this day in history.
1731 On this day in history 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 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1760 On January - 10 johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer