What Happened on December 10, 1963

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 6-year old Donny Osmond's singing debut on Andy Williams Show

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Karl Ziegler and Giulio Natta receive the 1963 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work on the technology of high polymers

Chemist/Nobel Laureate Karl Ziegler
Chemist/Nobel Laureate
Karl Ziegler
  • Zanzibar gains independenence from Great Britain

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Henry, pitcher (NY Mets), born in Sacramento, California
  • Gerald Sandel, soccer player (Sparta)
  • Michael Lofton, fencer-sabre (Olympics-96), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • Robin White, San Diego Cal, tennis player (US Open doubles 1988)