Famous Deaths In January - 10
Monday, 27 January 2020
0681 On January - 10 agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
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 Death of Caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029) on this day in history.
1271 On January - 10 otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on January - 10.
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 On January - 10 death of nicholas Culpeper, English botanist, herbalist, physician, and astrologer (b. 1616)
1662 Death of Prince HonorÃ© II of Monaco (b. 1597) on this day in history.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1698 On January - 10 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 this day in history.
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 Charles Cressent, French court furniture maker, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1775 Jemeljan Pugatshov, Russian kosak leader/"czar Peter III", dies on January - 10.
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 this day in history francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
1789 On this day in history pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82
1792 On this day in history jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
1794 Death of Georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754) on this day in history.
1800 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46 on January - 10.
1811 On this day in history death of marie-Joseph ChÃ©nier, French poet (b. 1764)
1824 On this day in history victor Emanuel I, king of Sardinia (1802-21), dies at 64
1828 Death of FranÃ§ois de NeufchÃ¢teau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750) on this day in history.
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 MÃ¼ffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775) on January - 10.
1855 Mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67 on January - 10.
1862 On January - 10 samuel Colt, inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47
1863 Death of Lyman Beecher, US Presbyterian clergyman, temperance movement leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1866 Death of Pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792) on this day in history.