Historical Events In April - 10
Monday, 01 March 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 this day in history.
1886 Val Paul on this day in history.
1887 On April - 10 president Abraham Lincoln's re-buried with his wife in Springfield Il
1887 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) on April - 10.
1891 Tim McCoy, Saginaw MI on this day in history.
1892 On April - 10 egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 On April - 10 ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1896 On April - 10 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 Capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse on April - 10.
1900 Jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950) on April - 10.
1903 Clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican) on April - 10.
1905 On this day in history 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 On April - 10 algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72
1910 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer on April - 10.
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 RMS Titanic sets sail for its first &last voyage on this day in history.
1912 On this day in history 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 April - 10.
1912 On this day in history rMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage
1912 Clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers) on April - 10.
1913 Pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1 on April - 10.
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 April - 10.
1916 The first professional golf tournament held on April - 10.