Historical Events In April - 10
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
1916 On April - 10 1st professional golf tournament held
1917 On April - 10 munition factory explosion at Eddystone PA, kills 133 workers
1917 Pvt. John George Pattison (Cdn. 50th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Vimy Ridge France on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history robert Burns Woodward, organic chemist (Nobel 1965)
1919 On this day in history mexican Revolution leader Emiliano Zapata is ambushed and shot dead by government forces in Morelos.
1919 On this day in history emiliano Zapata, Mexican leader, murdered at 39
1920 Moritz B Cantor, German mathematician, dies at 90 on April - 10.
1921 Chuck Connors, Bkln NY, actor (Rifleman, Branded, Cowboy in Africa) on April - 10.
1923 Hitler demands "hatred & more hatred" in Berlin on this day in history.
1923 On April - 10 floyd M Simmons, actor/decathlete (Olympic-bronze-1948, 52)
1924 On April - 10 tubular steel golf club shafts approved for championship play
1924 On April - 10 kenneth Noland, American painter
1925 F Scott Fitzgerald publishes "The Great Gatsby" on April - 10.
1925 On this day in history czarina re-christened Stalingrad (now Volgograd)
1926 "Alvin" Junior Samples, Cummings Ga, country singer (Hee Haw) on this day in history.
1927 On this day in history marshall Warren Nirenberg, American scientist, Nobel laureate
1927 Ivo Bligh, cricketer (8th Earl of Darnley, 4 Tests 1882-83), dies on this day in history.
1929 The birth of Max Von Sydow, Swedish born actor on April - 10.
1929 On April - 10 dusan Radic, composer
1929 Edmond Thieffry, Belgium, WW I pilot, dies at 36 on April - 10.
1930 On April - 10 synthetic rubber first produced
1930 George Headley scores 223 v England at Kingston on this day in history.
1930 Lord Morton, of Shauna, senator (College of Justice, Scotland) on this day in history.
1931 Marcel van Maele, Belgian poet on April - 10.
1932 On April - 10 paul von Hindenburg elected first German president (Hitler is 2nd)
1932 On April - 10 the birth of Omar Sharif, Egyptian born actor
1932 Paul von Hindenburg elected 1st German president (Hitler is 2nd) on this day in history.
1932 On April - 10 adrian Henri, poet/president (Liverpool Academy of Arts)
1932 On this day in history andre Baillon, Belgian/French author (& sabots), dies at 56
1933 Philip Corner, composer on this day in history.
1934 Stanley Cup: Chicago Blackhawks beat Detroit Red Wings, 3 games to 1 on April - 10.
1935 On April - 10 vaughan Williams' 4th Symphony premieres in London
1936 200" mirror blank arrives in Pasadena on April - 10.
1937 On April - 10 algernon Ashton, composer, dies at 77