Historical Events In April - 10
Sunday, 18 April 2021
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 John H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73 on April - 10.
1886 On April - 10 val Paul
1887 President Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il on April - 10.
1887 On this day in history bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
1891 On April - 10 tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 On this day in history egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 On April - 10 ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1896 Greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens on April - 10.
1896 Spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50) on this day in history.
1896 Edith Day, Minneapolis MN on this day in history.
1900 On April - 10 capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse.
1900 Jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950) on this day in history.
1903 Clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican) on this day in history.
1905 On April - 10 jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister
1906 Fud Livingston, composer on April - 10.
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on this day in history.
1908 Aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV) on April - 10.
1909 On April - 10 algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72
1910 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer on this day in history.
1911 Maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu) on April - 10.
1911 Mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35 on April - 10.
1912 J Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia on this day in history.
1912 On April - 10 rMS Titanic sets sail for its first &last voyage
1912 On April - 10 southampton England White Star liner Titanic leaves Southamption at noon for Cherbourg France
1912 The liner 'Titanic' leaves Southampton on its first (and only) voyage on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history rMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage
1912 On April - 10 clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers)
1913 Pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1 on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
1915 Harry Morgan, Detroit Mich, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet) on this day in history.
1916 The first professional golf tournament held on this day in history.