Historical Events In April - 10
Monday, 28 September 2020
1882 Simon F H J Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel, theologist (Fear & Religion) on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
1885 On this day in history john H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73
1886 On this day in history val Paul
1887 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il on April - 10.
1887 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) on this day in history.
1891 On April - 10 tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 Egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde) on April - 10.
1894 On April - 10 ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1896 On this day in history greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens
1896 On April - 10 spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50)
1896 Edith Day, Minneapolis MN on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse.
1900 On April - 10 jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950)
1903 On April - 10 clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican)
1905 Jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister on April - 10.
1906 On this day in history fud Livingston, composer
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on April - 10.
1908 On April - 10 aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV)
1909 On April - 10 algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72
1910 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer on this day in history.
1911 On April - 10 maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu)
1911 Mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia
1912 RMS Titanic sets sail for its first &last voyage on April - 10.
1912 Southampton England White Star liner Titanic leaves Southamption at noon for Cherbourg France on this day in history.
1912 The liner 'Titanic' leaves Southampton on its first (and only) voyage on April - 10.
1912 On April - 10 rMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage
1912 On April - 10 clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers)
1913 On April - 10 pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1
1913 Stefan Heym, German/US author (Crusaders, Family Benda) on April - 10.
1914 E A V "Foffie" Williams, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1939-48) on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history harry Morgan, Detroit Mich, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet)
1916 The first professional golf tournament held on this day in history.