Historical Events In April - 10
Sunday, 24 September 2023
1882 On April - 10 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 April - 10.
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 On April - 10 bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947)
1891 On this day in history tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 Egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde) on this day in history.
1894 Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle) on April - 10.
1896 Greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens on this day in history.
1896 Spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50) on April - 10.
1896 On this day in history edith Day, Minneapolis MN
1900 Capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse on this day in history.
1900 On April - 10 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 this day in history.
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on this day in history.
1908 Aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35
1912 On April - 10 j Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia
1912 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history 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 On April - 10 e A V "Foffie" Williams, cricketer (WI all-rounder 1939-48)
1915 Harry Morgan, Detroit Mich, actor (December Bride, M*A*S*H, Dragnet) on April - 10.
1916 On this day in history the first professional golf tournament held