Famous Deaths In January - 10
Sunday, 01 October 2023
0681 On January - 10 agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 Lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies on January - 10.
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 January - 10.
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1276 On January - 10 gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1542 Death of Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history death of william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1654 Death of Nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616) on this day in history.
1662 On this day in history death of prince HonorÃ© II of Monaco (b. 1597)
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1698 On this day in history death of louis-SÃ©bastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637)
1707 Death of Philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621) on January - 10.
1754 On this day in history daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1761 On this day in history death of edward Boscawen, British admiral (b. 1711)
1768 Charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82 on January - 10.
1775 Jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies on this day in history.
1777 Death of Spranger Barry, Irish actor (b. 1719) on this day in history.
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 January - 10.
1792 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1794 Death of Georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754) on January - 10.
1800 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
1811 Death of Marie-Joseph ChÃ©nier, French poet (b. 1764) on January - 10.
1824 On this day in history victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64
1828 On this day in history death of franÃ§ois de NeufchÃ¢teau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
1833 On this day in history adrien Marie Legendre, dies
1846 Etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75 on January - 10.
1851 Death of Karl Freiherr von MÃ¼ffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775) on January - 10.
1855 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1862 On January - 10 samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47
1863 On January - 10 death of lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775)
1866 On January - 10 death of pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792)