1267 On this day in history birth of king James II of Aragon (d. 1327)
1296 John the Blind, King of Bohemia/Count of Luxembourg was born on August - 10.
1360 Francesco Zabarella, Italian jurist (d. 1417) was born on this day in history.
1397 On this day in history birth of albert II of Germany, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1439)
1489 On this day in history birth of jacob Sturm von Sturmeck, German statesman and reformer (d. 1553)
1520 On August - 10 birth of madeleine de Valois, wife of James V of Scotland (d. 1537)
1556 On August - 10 birth of philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer
1560 On August - 10 birth of hieronymus Praetorius, composer
0258 On August - 10 death of saint Lawrence, martyr
0794 Fastrada, 3rd wife of French king Charles the Great, dies at 30 on August - 10.
0955 On this day in history conrad the Red, Duke of Lotharingen, dies in battle
1002 Al-Mansur, Arabic general strategist/regent of Cordoba, dies on this day in history.
1250 On August - 10 death of erik IV Plovpenning, king of Denmark, murdered
1535 Death of Ippolito de' Medici, ruler of Florence (poisoned) (b. 1509) on August - 10.
1589 On this day in history death of maarten Schenck Nideggen, Dutch army leader, drowned at about 49
1628 Death of Hans Jonsson, Swedish fleet commander, drowned on August - 10.