Famous Deaths In January - 10
Sunday, 05 April 2020
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on this day in history.
0866 On January - 10 lin-chi I-hsuan, [J Rinzai Gigen], Zen teacher, dies
0976 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1094 On this day in history death of caliph Al-Mustansir of Cairo (b. 1029)
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 Death of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history 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 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on January - 10.
1698 Death of Louis-SÃ©bastien Le Nain de Tillemont, French historian (b. 1637) on January - 10.
1707 Death of Philibert, comte de Gramont, French writer (b. 1621) on this day in history.
1754 On January - 10 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 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 On January - 10 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 Pierre Lyonet, Dutch zoologist/cryptologist, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1792 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60 on January - 10.
1794 Death of Georg Forster, German scientist and revolutionary (d. 1754) on January - 10.
1800 On this day in history johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
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 On January - 10 death of franÃ§ois de NeufchÃ¢teau, French statesman and intellectual figure (b. 1750)
1833 Adrien Marie Legendre, dies on January - 10.
1846 On this day in history etienne P de Senancour, French writer (De l'Amour), dies at 75
1851 On this day in history death of karl Freiherr von MÃ¼ffling, Prussian field marshal (b. 1775)
1855 On this day in history mary Russell Mitford, Engl playwright/poet (Julian), dies at 67
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 January - 10.
1866 On January - 10 death of pyotr Pletnyov, Russian poet (b. 1792)