Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
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 this day in history 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 Bernardo A Houssay, Argentine physiologist (Nobel 1947) on April - 10.
1891 On this day in history tim McCoy, Saginaw MI
1892 On this day in history egon Freiherr von Eickstedt, German anthropologist (Rassenkunde)
1894 On this day in history ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
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 April - 10.
1900 Capetown South Africa Samuel Benfield Steele 1849-1919 arrives in South Africa commanding Lord Strathcona's Horse on this day in history.
1900 Jean Duvieusart, premier (Belgium 1950) on this day in history.
1903 On April - 10 clare Boothe Luce, US ambassador (to Vatican)
1905 On April - 10 jan H van Roijen, diplomat/Netherland foreign minister
1906 On April - 10 fud Livingston, composer
1907 Pete Desjardins, US, platform/springboard diver (Olympic-gold-1928) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history abu-Bakr Khairat, composer
1911 On April - 10 maurice Schumann, French statesman/writer (La Voix du couvre-feu)
1911 On April - 10 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 On this day in history the liner 'Titanic' leaves Southampton on its first (and only) voyage
1912 On April - 10 rMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage
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 Stefan Heym, German/US author (Crusaders, Family Benda) on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history 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 The first professional golf tournament held on April - 10.