Famous Deaths In January - 10
Saturday, 18 September 2021
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on January - 10.
0866 On January - 10 lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies
0976 On January - 10 john I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51
1094 On this day in history death of caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029)
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on January - 10.
1276 On this day in history gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1542 Death of Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on January - 10.
1645 Death of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on this day in history.
1654 On January - 10 death of nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616)
1662 On this day in history death of prince Honoré II of Monaco (b. 1597)
1674 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1698 Death of Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637) on this day in history.
1707 Death of Philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621) on January - 10.
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on January - 10.
1761 Death of Edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711) on this day in history.
1768 On January - 10 charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82
1775 On January - 10 jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies
1777 Death of Spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719) on January - 10.
1778 On January - 10 carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70
1780 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1789 On this day in history pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82
1792 On January - 10 jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
1794 On January - 10 death of georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754)
1800 On this day in history johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
1811 On January - 10 death of marie-Joseph Chénier, French poet (b. 1764)
1824 Victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1828 On this day in history death of françois de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
1833 Adrien Marie Legendre, dies on this day in history.
1846 Etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1851 On this day in history death of karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)
1855 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 January - 10.
1866 Death of Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) on this day in history.