Historical Events In January - 10
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0069 Roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar on January - 10.
0236 On this day in history st Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0681 Agatho, Sicilian pope (678-81), dies on January - 10.
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
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 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1276 On this day in history gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
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 this day in history.
1430 Order of the Guilder forms on January - 10.
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 Complutensian New Testament in Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek & Latin finished on this day in history.
1542 Gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59 on this day in history.
1550 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris on this day in history.
1628 Jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter) on January - 10.
1638 On January - 10 niels Stensen, Danish astronomer
1642 On January - 10 king Charles I & family flee London for Oxford
1644 On January - 10 louis Boufflers, marshall of France
1645 On this day in history archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London.
1645 On this day in history william Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, beheaded for treason at 71
1663 On January - 10 king Charles II affirms charter of Royal African Company
1674 Jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84 on January - 10.
1683 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1747 On January - 10 abraham L Breguet, French clock maker
1754 Daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51 on January - 10.
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on this day in history.