The following is a list of notable world figures who died on September 10th.

  1. 918 - Count Baldwin II of Flanders (b. 865)
  2. 954 - King Louis IV of France (b. 920)
  3. 1167 - Empress Matilda, wife of Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1102)
  4. 1197 - Henry II of Champagne (b. 1166)
  5. 1308 - Emperor Go-Nijo of Japan (b. 1285)
  6. 1419 - John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy (assassinated) (b. 1371)
  7. 1482 - Federico da Montefeltro, Italian Renaissance condottiero and patron of arts
  8. 1519 - John Colet, English churchman and educator
  9. 1559 - Anthony Denny, confidant of King Henry VIII of England (b. 1501)
  10. 1591 - Richard Grenville, English soldier and explorer (b. 1542)
  11. 1604 - William Morgan, Welsh Bible translator (b. 1545)
  12. 1607 - Luzzasco Luzzaschi, Italian composer and organist (b. 1545)
  13. 1669 - Henrietta Maria, queen of Charles I of England (b. 1609)
  14. 1676 - Gerrard Winstanley, English religious reformer (b. 1609)
  15. 1680 - Baldassare Ferri, Italian castrato (b. 1610)
  16. 1749 - Émilie du Châtelet, French mathematician and physicist (b. 1706)
  17. 1759 - Ferdinand Konšcak, Croatian explorer (b. 1703)
  18. 1797 - Mary Wollstonecraft, English author (b. 1759)
  19. 1801 - Jason Fairbanks, American murderer (b. 1780)
  20. 1851 - Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet, American educator (b. 1787)
  21. 1867 - Simon Sechter, Austrian composer (b. 1788)
  22. 1898 - Elisabeth of Austria (assassinated) (b. 1837)
  23. 1905 - Pete Browning, American baseball player (b. 1861)
  24. 1915 - Charles Boucher de Boucherville, Premier of Quebec (b. 1822)
  25. 1931 - Dmitri Egorov, Russian mathematician (b. 1869)
  26. 1935 - Huey Long, American politician (b. 1893)
  27. 1937 - Sergei Tretyakov, Russian writer (b. 1892)
  28. 1948 - King Ferdinand of Bulgaria (b. 1861)
  29. 1961 - Leo Carrillo, American actor (b. 1880)
  30. 1961 - Wolfgang von Trips, German racing driver (b. 1928)
  31. 1965 - Father Divine, American religious leader (b. 1880)
  32. 1966 - Emil Gumbel, German mathematician and pacifist (b. 1891)
  33. 1971 - Pier Angeli, Italian actress (b. 1932)
  34. 1975 - George Paget Thomson, English physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1892)
  35. 1976 - Dalton Trumbo, American writer (b. 1905)
  36. 1979 - Agostinho Neto, Angolan politician (b. 1922)
  37. 1983 - Felix Bloch, Swiss-born physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1905)
  38. 1983 - John Vorster, Prime Minister of South Africa (b. 1915)
  39. 1985 - Jock Stein, Scottish football player and manager (b. 1922)
  40. 1991 - Jack Crawford, Australian tennis player (b. 1908)
  41. 1996 - Joanne Dru, American actress (b. 1923)
  42. 1997 - Jack Adkisson, professional wrestler (b. 1929)
  43. 1998 - Carl Forgione, actor (b. 1944)
  44. 1999 - Alfredo Kraus, Spanish tenor (b. 1927)
  45. 2000 - Zaib-un-Nissa Hamidullah, Pakistani journalist and writer. (b. 1921)
  46. 2001 - DJ Uncle Al, A Miami, Florida DJ.
  47. 2004 - Brock Adams, American politician (b. 1927)
  48. 2005 - Clarence Gatemouth Brown, American guitarist and singer (b. 1924)
  49. 2006 - Patty Berg, American female golf player (b. 1918)
  50. 2006 - King Taufa'ahau Tupou IV of Tonga (b. 1918)
  51. 2006 - Daniel Wayne Smith, son of Playboy model, Anna Nicole Smith (b. 1986)