Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
1882 On this day in history 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 On this day in history val Paul
1887 On April - 10 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 April - 10 tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 On April - 10 egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 On this day in history ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1896 On April - 10 greek runner Spiridon Loues wins first modern Olympic marathon in Athens
1896 On April - 10 spiridon Louis wins 1st Olympic marathon (2:58:50)
1896 On this day in history edith Day, Minneapolis MN
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 On April - 10 clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican)
1905 On this day in history jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister
1906 Fud Livingston, composer on April - 10.
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on April - 10.
1908 Aidan Crawley, CEO (London Weekend TV) on this day in history.
1909 Algernon Charles Swinburne, English poet, dies at 72 on April - 10.
1910 Abu-Bakr Khairat, composer on April - 10.
1911 On this day in history maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu)
1911 On April - 10 mikolajus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35
1912 J Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia on this day in history.
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 April - 10.
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 this day in history.
1913 On this day in history pres Woodrow Wilson throws out 1st ball, Senators beat Yankees 2-1
1913 On this day in history 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