1394 King James I of Scotland (d. 1437) was born on December - 10.
1452 On December - 10 birth of johannes Stöffler, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1531)
1538 On this day in history birth of giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
1588 Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (d. 1637) was born on this day in history.
1679 On December - 10 birth of willem Maurits, Dutch count of Nassau/gov of Zeeuws-Flanders
1691 On December - 10 birth of cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist
1741 On this day in history birth of agatha "Aagje" Deken, Dutch writer (For the Elderly & Children)
1750 On December - 10 birth of tipu Sultan, ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore (d. 1799)
0949 Death of Herman I, Duke of Swabia on December - 10.
0969 Death of Nicephorus II Phocas, Byzantine co-Emperor (963-69), murdered on this day in history.
1041 On this day in history michael IV, Paphlagonicus, emperor of Byzantine, dies
1198 Death of Averroes, Arab physician and philosopher (b. 1126) on this day in history.
1490 Antoine Haneron, Bourgundy diplomat, dies at about 90 on December - 10.
1508 Death of René II, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1451) on December - 10.
1524 Death of Henry van Zutphen, Dutch Augustine/Luthern minister, burned to death on this day in history.
1572 Death of Cornelis Musius, Dutch humanist/poet, murdered at 72 on December - 10.