Historical Events In January - 10
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
0069 On January - 10 roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar
0236 On January - 10 st Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
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 John I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1072 Palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily on January - 10.
1072 Robert Guiscard conquers Palermo on this day in history.
1271 On this day in history otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on January - 10.
1356 German emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree on this day in history.
1429 On January - 10 order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
1429 Order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on this day in history.
1430 Duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal on January - 10.
1430 Order of the Guilder forms on this day in history.
1475 On January - 10 stephen III of Moldavia defeats the Ottoman Empire at the Battle of Vaslui.
1502 On January - 10 hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God)
1514 On January - 10 complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished
1542 On this day in history gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1550 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris on this day in history.
1628 On January - 10 jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 Niels Stensen, Danish astronomer on January - 10.
1642 On January - 10 king Charles I & family flee London for Oxford
1644 Louis Boufflers, marshall of France on this day in history.
1645 Archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London on January - 10.
1645 William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71 on this day in history.
1663 King Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company on January - 10.
1674 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1683 On January - 10 gasparo Visconti, composer
1701 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
1731 Charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza on January - 10.
1738 Ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys) on January - 10.
1747 On January - 10 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on January - 10.