What Happened on December 10, 1911

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Calbraith Rogers completes 1st crossing of US by airplane in 84 days
  • Dutch lawyer Tobias Asser receives the Nobel Peace Prize

Famous Birthdays

  • Chet Huntley, Cardwell Mont, newscaster (NBC Huntley-Brinkley Report)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph D Hooker, British botanist, dies at 94