Historical Events In January - 10
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0069 On this day in history roman emperor Galba adopts Marcus Piso Licinianus as Caesar
0236 St Fabian begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 10.
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 On January - 10 john I Tzimisces, co-emperor of Byzantium (969-76), dies at 51
1072 Palermo falls to Robert Guiscard and his brother Roger, who begin to conquer all of Sicily on January - 10.
1072 On this day in history robert Guiscard conquers Palermo
1271 Otto II, the Lame, earl of Gelre, dies on this day in history.
1276 On January - 10 gregorius X, [Tedaldo Visconti], pope, dies
1356 On this day in history german emperor Charles I delegates Golden Degree
1429 Order of the Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on this day in history.
1429 Order of Golden Fleece established in Austria-Hungary & Spain on January - 10.
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history gerardus Noviomagus, [Gerrit Geldenhauer], Dutch theologist, die at 59
1550 On January - 10 1st sitting of "Vurige Chamber" in Paris
1628 On this day in history jan Theunisz Blanckerhoff, [Jan Maet], seascape painter)
1638 Niels Stensen, Danish astronomer on January - 10.
1642 King Charles I & family flee London for Oxford on this day in history.
1644 Louis Boufflers, marshall of France on January - 10.
1645 On this day in history archbishop William Laud is beheaded at the Tower of London.
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 January - 10.
1674 On January - 10 jacob de Witt, Dutch mayor (Dordrecht)/MP, dies at 84
1683 Gasparo Visconti, composer on January - 10.
1701 On January - 10 johann Caspar Simon, composer
1731 Charles Farnese becomes duke of Parma/Piacenza on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history ethan Allen, Revolutionary War fighter (lead the Green Mtn Boys)
1747 Abraham L Breguet, French clock maker on this day in history.
1754 On January - 10 daniel Raap, Dutch porcelain salesman/politician, dies at about 51
1760 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer on this day in history.