December 10, 1901 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • First Nobel Peace Prizes awarded to Red Cross founder Jean Henri Dunant and peace activist Frederic Passy

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to Wilhelm Röntgen for his discovery of X-rays

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Wilhelm Röntgen
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Wilhelm Röntgen

Birthdays in History

  • F Fischer, German war criminal (Breda 4)