Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
1882 On April - 10 simon F H J Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel, theologist (Fear & Religion)
1884 On April - 10 uS Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo
1885 On April - 10 john H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73
1886 Val Paul on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
1891 On April - 10 tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 On this day in history egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle) on April - 10.
1896 On April - 10 greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens
1896 On this day in history spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50)
1896 Edith Day, Minneapolis MN on April - 10.
1900 Capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse on April - 10.
1900 On this day in history jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950)
1903 On this day in history clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican)
1905 Jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister on this day in history.
1906 Fud Livingston, composer on April - 10.
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on April - 10.
1908 On this day in history aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV)
1909 On April - 10 algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72
1910 On April - 10 abu-Bakr Khairat, composer
1911 Maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu) on this day in history.
1911 On this day in history mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35
1912 J Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia on April - 10.
1912 On this day in history 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 On April - 10 the liner 'Titanic' leaves Southampton on its first (and only) voyage
1912 RMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage on this day in history.
1912 Clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers) on this day in history.
1913 Pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1 on April - 10.
1913 On this day in history stefan Heym, German/US author (Crusaders, Family Benda)
1914 On April - 10 e A V "Foffie" Williams, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1939-48)
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.