Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 25 May 2022
1882 On this day in history simon F H J Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel, theologist (Fear & Religion)
1884 US Senate accepts Belgian administration of Congo on April - 10.
1885 John H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history val Paul
1887 On this day in history president Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
1887 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) on this day in history.
1891 On April - 10 tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 On April - 10 egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle) on this day in history.
1896 On this day in history greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens
1896 Spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50) on April - 10.
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 this day in history jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950)
1903 Clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican) on April - 10.
1905 On April - 10 jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister
1906 On April - 10 fud Livingston, composer
1907 On this day in history pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928)
1908 Aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV) on April - 10.
1909 Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72 on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
1912 On April - 10 j Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia
1912 On April - 10 rMS Titanic sets sail for its first &last voyage
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 RMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers)
1913 Pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1 on April - 10.
1913 On April - 10 stefan Heym, German/US author (Crusaders, Family Benda)
1914 E A V "Foffie" Williams, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1939-48) on this day in history.
1915 Harry Morgan, Detroit Mich, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet) on this day in history.
1916 On April - 10 the first professional golf tournament held