Famous Deaths In October - 10
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
0019 On October - 10 julius Caesar Germanicus, Roman commandant of Rijnleger, dies at 33
0413 Death of Nicias, Athens politician (Peace of Nicias), killed at about 57 on October - 10.
0680 On this day in history death of hussein, grandson of prophet Mohammed, beheaded
0732 On this day in history death of abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi, Moorish Governor of Andalusia
0833 On October - 10 death of al-Ma'mun, Abbasid caliph of Baghdad (b. 786)
1359 Death of King Hugh IV of Cyprus (b. 1295) on October - 10.
1616 On October - 10 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
1651 Philippus Rovenius, [Rouveen], apostole, dies at 77 on October - 10.
1659 Able J Tasmania, navigator/discovered (Tasmania, NZ), dies at about 56 on October - 10.
1676 On this day in history sebastian Knupfer, composer, dies at 43
1691 On October - 10 death of isaac de Benserade, French poet (b. 1613)
1708 Death of David Gregory, Scottish astronomer (b. 1659) on this day in history.
1714 Death of Pierre Le Pesant, sieur de Boisguilbert, French economist (b. 1646) on October - 10.
1720 On this day in history death of antoine Coysevox, French sculptor (b. 1640)
1723 Death of William Cowper, 1st Earl Cowper, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1665) on this day in history.
1725 On October - 10 death of philippe de Rigaud Vaudreuil, Governor-General of New France (b. 1643)
1727 On October - 10 alphonse d' Eve, composer, dies at 61
1745 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1747 Death of John Potter, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1674) on October - 10.
1759 On October - 10 death of granville Elliott, British military officer (b. 1713)
1765 On this day in history death of lionel Sackville, 1st Duke of Dorset, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b. 1688)
1789 On October - 10 pierre-Louis Couperin, composer, dies at 34
1791 C F D Schubart, writer, dies on October - 10.
1795 Death of Francesco Antonio Zaccaria, Italian theologian and historian (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1797 On October - 10 carter Braxton, US boer/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 61
1827 Ugo Foscolo, Italian poet, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1836 On this day in history jacob-Joseph-Balthasar Martinn, composer, dies at 61
1843 Karl Theodor Toeschi, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1856 On October - 10 michal Wielhorski, composer, dies at 67
1858 On October - 10 karl A Varnhagen von Ense, German author/poet/diplomat, dies at 73
1864 On October - 10 david Bullock Harris, US Confederate colonel, dies of yellow fever
1867 Ignacy Feliks Dobrzynski, composer, dies at 60 on October - 10.
1872 On October - 10 death of william H. Seward, United States Secretary of State (b. 1801)
1875 On October - 10 aleksei K Tolstoi, [Kozjma Prutkov], Russian poet/writer, dies at 58