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Historical Events In April - 10

Sunday, 07 August 2022

1958  On this day in history northern strip of Spanish Sahara ceded to Morocco  

1958  Chuck Willis, rocker, dies at 30 on April - 10.  

1959  On April - 10 japan's Crown Prince Akihito marries commoner Michiko Shoda  

1960  On this day in history arnold Palmer wins his 2nd Masters golf tournament  

1960  Civil Rights Bill passed in the American Senate on April - 10.  

1960  On this day in history senate passes landmark Civil Rights Bill  

1960  On this day in history arthur Benjamin, Austral composer/pianist (Devil Take Her), dies at 66  

1961  On this day in history gary Player becomes first foreign golfer to win the Masters  

1961  On April - 10 irene Warfield, silent screen actress (Satan Sanderson), dies at 65  

1962  In Vermont a 4.2 earthquake was the largest historical earthquake in Vermont on this day in history.  

1962  On April - 10 stuart Sutcliffe, bassist (Beatles), dies of brain hemorrhage at 21  

1963  During diving tests, USS Thresher lost with all hands (112 crew and 12 civilians) east of Cape Cod, MA on this day in history.  

1963  Parliament passes Food and Drugs Act, getting more control over sale of drugs on this day in history.  

1964  Iranian motor launch catches fire &sinks killing 113 (Persian Gulf) on April - 10.  

1965  Trois-Rivières Quebec German freighter Transatlantic sinks after colliding with Dutch ship Hermes; 3 sailors killed on this day in history.  

1965  On April - 10 linda Darnell, dies from burns received in a fire at 41  

1966  On this day in history river Patrol Boats of River Patrol Force commenced operations on inland waters of South Vietnam  

1966  On April - 10 christian J Modeste, Dutch king of gypsies, dies at 71  

1970  Charles Paton, dies at 96 on this day in history.  

1971  On this day in history uS table tennis team arrives in China PR  

1972  On April - 10 7.0 earthquake kills 1/5 of population of Iranian province of Fars  

1972  On this day in history an agreement banning the use of biological weapons is signed by 46 countries  

1972  In Southern Iran a 7.1 earthquake struck the Fars Province of southern Iran killing over 5,000 and injuring 1,700 on this day in history.  

1972  US, USSR &70 other nations agree to ban biological weapons on April - 10.  

1973  On April - 10 bEA flight to Basel Switz, crashes on landing, killing 104 of 143  

1974  On April - 10 yitzhak Rabin replaces resigning Israeli PM Golda Meir  

1974  Patricia Collinge, dies at 81 on April - 10.  

1975  Marjorie Main, actress (Ma & Pa Kettle), dies at 85 on April - 10.  

1979  Soyuz 33 launched with a Russian & a Bulgarian on April - 10.  

1979  On April - 10 henriette P "Hetty" Beck, actress (Dodendans), dies at 91  

1980  Kay Medford, actress (Dean Martin Show, To Rome With Love), dies at 65 on April - 10.  

1981  On this day in history "Caveman" with Ringo premiers  

1981  On April - 10 computer glitch keeps Space Shuttle Columbia grounded  

1981  Imprisoned IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands elected to British Parliment on April - 10.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 10

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1389  Cosimo de' Medici, ruler of Florence (d. 1464) was born on this day in history.  

1512  James V, king of Scotland (1513-42) was born on April - 10.  

1569  Emilia van Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange & Anna of Saxon was born on April - 10.  

1583  Hugo Grotius, Holland, jurist, father of international law was born on this day in history.  

1633  On April - 10 birth of werner Fabricius, composer  

1651  On April - 10 birth of ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (d. 1708)  

1656  On this day in history birth of renĂ© Lepage de Ste-Claire, lord-founder of the town of Rimouski, in New France (d. 1718)  

1695  On this day in history birth of balthazar Huydecoper, Dutch translator/historian  

Famous Deaths In April - 10

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0879  Louis II, the stutterer, King of France (877-79), dies on April - 10.  

0947  On this day in history hugo van Arles, count of Arles/king of Italy, dies  

0948  On this day in history death of king Hugh of Italy  

1008  On April - 10 notger, bishop of Luik (972-1008), dies  

1362  On this day in history machteld, countess of Holland, dies  

1533  On April - 10 frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61  

1545  On April - 10 death of costanzo Festa, Italian composer  

1585  On this day in history gregory XIII, [Ugo Buoncampagni], Italian Pope (1572-85), dies  

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