Historical Events In January - 10
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0069 Roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar on this day in history.
0236 St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 10.
0681 On this day in history agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies
0866 On this day in history 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 On this day in history palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily
1072 On January - 10 robert Guiscard conquers Palermo
1271 On this day in history otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies
1276 Gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain
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 Hendrik Niclaes, German/Dutch merchant/cult leader (Children of God) on January - 10.
1514 On January - 10 complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished
1542 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on January - 10.
1550 On January - 10 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris
1628 Jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter) on January - 10.
1638 On this day in history niels Stensen, Danish astronomer
1642 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1645 On January - 10 william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1663 King Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company on this day in history.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1683 On January - 10 gasparo Visconti, composer
1701 On this day in history johann Caspar Simon, composer
1731 On January - 10 charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza
1738 On January - 10 ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys)
1747 On this day in history abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 On January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on this day in history.