April 10 in History – What happened on 10 April in Past

10 April - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on April 10, the day number in a year is 100 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 101. April 10 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

April 10 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1710The Statute of Anne, the first fully-fledged law regulating copyright, entered into force in Great Britain.
1710The first law regulating copyright was issued in Great Britain.
1741Wars of Austrian Succession: Persia defeated Austria at the Battle of Molwitz.
1790The United States established the patent system.
1802The Great Trigonometric Survey of India began with the measurement of a baseline near Madras.
1809Napoleonic Wars-The War of the Fifth Coalition began when Austria invaded Bavaria.
1814The Duke of Wellington won the Battle of Toulouse.
1815Mount Tambora in Indonesia began one of the most violent volcanic eruption in recorded history, killing at least 71,000 people,and affecting worldwide temperatures for the next two years.
1816President James Madison signed the charter establishing the Second Bank of the United States as the nation's second national bank.
1816The federal government of the United States approved the establishment of a second bank there.
1816The federal government of the United States approved the establishment of a second bank there.
1821Gregory V, the patriarch of Constantinople, was hanged by the trump from the main gate of Putish and his body was thrown into the Bosphorus.
1825First hotel opened in Hawaii.
1827George Cannon was elected as British Prime Minister in place of Lord Liverpool.
1858Big Ben, the bell in the Palace of Westminster clock tower in London, was cast after the original bell had cracked during testing.
1868A British military expedition to Abyssinia culminated in a route of Ethiopians and the later suicide of Emperor Tewodros II.
1868In Ethiopia, the British and Indian Army defeated the army of Tavodroz II and 700 Ethiopians were killed in this war, while only two British-Indian soldiers were martyred.
1869Congress outnumbered Supreme Court judges from 7 to 9.
187414th British Golf Open: Munge Park shot 159 at Musselsburg Link.
1875Swami Dayanand Saraswati founded the Aryasamaj.
1875Arya Samaj was founded in Mumbai by Swami Dayanand Saraswati.
1889Ram Chandra Chatterjee became the first Indian to fly in a hot balloon.
1919Mexican Revolution leaders Emiliano Zapata was shot to death near Ciudad Ayala, Morelos.
1925The novel The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald was first published.
1925French Prime Minister Edouard Harriet resigned.
1926Egyptian King Fuad inaugurates the Egyptian Parliament
1939The Italian army occupied Albania.
1941World War II-The Independent State of Croatia was established, with Ustaše leader Ante Pavelic as head of the puppet government of the Axis powers.
1953The Melbourne Knights were established in Melbourne as Croatia SC.
1959Crown Prince Akihito, the future Emperor of Japan, weddedMichiko, the first commoner to marry into the Japanese Imperial Family.
196024th Golf Masters Championship: Arnold Palmer wins, shooting a 282.
1963119 US sailors killed by submarine USS Thrasher sinking at sea.
1964The Polo Grounds sports stadium began disbanding in New York City.
1970In the midst of business disagreements with his bandmates, Paul Mc Cartney announced his departure from The Beatles.
1971Giants Stadium opened in Philadelphia.
1972The 44th annual Academy Awards were held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles.
1973Pakistan repealed the old constitution.
1982Successful launch of India's multi-purpose satellite INSAT-1A.
1985Madonna began her first Virgin Tour concert tour from New York City.
1988The Great Seto Bridge opened to traffic in Japan.
1992Nagorno-Karabakh War-At least 40 Armenian civilians were massacred in Maraga, Azerbaijan.
1993African National Congress worker Chris Hani was assassinated in South Africa.
1995The demise of Morarji Desai, the famous freedom fighter and the sixth Prime Minister of the country.
1998Negotiators from various factions sign the Good Friday Agreement, a plan for peace in Northern Ireland.
1999The two top industrial associations of India and Pakistan duly formed the India-Pakistan Chambers of Commerce.
2000India's proposal to expel Pakistan from the Nirgut organization was accepted at the Conference of Foreign Ministers of Non-Aligned Countries.
2001Tehran Declaration signed between India and Iran.
2005Women's Cricket World Cup: Australia defeated India by 98 runs.
2008The Supreme Court declared constitutional 27% reservation for students of other backward classes (OBCs) in central educational institutions and educational institutions aided by the central government.
2009Fijian President Ratu Josefa Iloilo announced that he had suspended the constitution and assumed all governance in the country after it was ruled that the government of Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama was illegal.
2010Bronislaw Komorowski becomes Acting President of Poland after a plane carrying President Lech Kaczynski and top Polish officials crashes, leaving no survivors.
2010A Tupolev Tu-154M aircraft carrying President of Poland Lech Kaczy?ski and other Polish officials crashed while attempting to land in heavy fog at Smolensk-North air base near Smolensk, Russia, killing all 96 on board.
2011Over 230,000 acres of land, including the town Fort Davis were destroyed by wildfires in the state of Texas in the year 2011.
2011Following a show in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the band U2's tour, 360 degrees, becomes the highest grossing music tour of all time.
2012One of the heroes of the French Resistance was Raymond Aubrac he dies at the age of 97 in the year 2012.
2012The American company Apple, Inc. announces it is worth over $600 billion dollars, making the technology company the largest in the world by market capitalization.
2013The Nobel Prize winner in Physiology or Medicine for in vitro fertilisation, Robert G. Edwards, dies at age 87 in the year 2013.
2013A meeting of the U.N. General Assembly organized by former Serbian foreign minister, Vuk Jeremic, is boycotted by the United States, Jordan and Canada.
2014Elon Musk was the head of Tesla Motors, Inc., announces that the company will begin selling its luxury electric cars in China the month of April.
2014In Syria, Aleppo 88 civil war planes were killed by bombs.
2016Around 110 people were killed and more than 300 injured in a massive fire at the Puttalinga temple in Kollam district of Kerala.



Famous Birthdays of April 10:

YearName / Profession / Country
1910Margaret Clapp / Academic / United States of America
1936Bobbie Smith / Singer / United States of America
1985Willo Flood / Footballer / Ireland
1952Narayan Rane / Politician / India
1923Roger Gaillard / Author / Haiti
1919John Houbolt / Engineer / United States of America
1960Steve Bisciotti / Business Man / United States of America
1936John Madden / Footballer / United States of America
1923John Watkins / Cricketer / South Africa
1472Margaret of York / Princess / United Kingdom
1985Barkhad Abdi / Actor / United States of America
1980Shao Jiayi / Footballer / China
1941Harold Long / Politician / Canada
1916Lee Jung-seob / Painter / Korean
1988Chris Heston / Baseball Player / United States of America
1959Babyface / Writer / United States of America
1942Nick Auf der Maur / Politician / Canada
1945Kevin Berry / Swimmer / Australia
1957Rosemary Hill / Author / United Kingdom
1975Chris Carrabba / Writer / United States of America
1958Brigitte Holzapfel / Jumper / Germany
401Theodosius II / Emperor / Roman Republic
1959Yvan Loubier / Politician / Canada
1971Al Reyes / Baseball Player / United States of America
1933Rokusuke Ei / Author / Japan
1976Clare Buckfield / Actress / United Kingdom
1954Paul Bearer / Wrestler / United States of America
1957John M. Ford / Poet / United States of America
1981Michael Pitt / Actor / United States of America
1873Kyösti Kallio / Farmer / Finland

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