Famous Deaths In January - 10
Monday, 03 October 2022
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on this day in history.
0866 On this day in history lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies
0976 On this day in history john I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51
1094 Death of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029) on this day in history.
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on January - 10.
1542 On this day in history death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1645 Death of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on this day in history.
1654 Death of Nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616) on January - 10.
1662 Death of Prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597) on January - 10.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1698 On this day in history death of louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637)
1707 On January - 10 death of philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621)
1754 On January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1761 Death of Edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 10.
1768 On this day in history charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82
1775 On January - 10 jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies
1777 On January - 10 death of spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719)
1778 On this day in history carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70
1780 On January - 10 francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
1789 Pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1792 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1794 On January - 10 death of georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754)
1800 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46 on January - 10.
1811 Death of Marie-Joseph Chénier, French poet (b. 1764) on January - 10.
1824 Victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1828 Death of François de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750) on January - 10.
1833 Adrien Marie Legendre, dies on January - 10.
1846 On January - 10 etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
1851 Death of Karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1855 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 on January - 10.
1862 Samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1863 Death of Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1866 On this day in history death of pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792)