Famous Deaths In January - 10
Monday, 24 June 2019
0681 On January - 10 agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 Lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1276 On this day in history gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1542 On this day in history death of gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1645 On this day in history death of william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1654 On this day in history 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 January - 10.
1698 Death of Louis-Sébastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637) on January - 10.
1707 On January - 10 death of philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621)
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1761 Death of Edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 10.
1768 Charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82 on January - 10.
1775 On this day in history jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies
1777 On this day in history death of spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719)
1778 On January - 10 carolus Linaeus "Carl von Linne", Swedish botanist/explorer, dies at 70
1780 On this day in history francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
1789 On January - 10 pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82
1792 On January - 10 jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
1794 On this day in history death of georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754)
1800 On this day in history johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
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 January - 10.
1828 On January - 10 death of françois de Neufchâteau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
1833 On this day in history adrien Marie Legendre, dies
1846 On this day in history etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
1851 On January - 10 death of karl Freiherr von Müffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)
1855 On this day in history mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67
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 January - 10.