December 10, 1920 in History

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Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

August Krogh is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discovery of the regulation mechanisms of capillaries in skeletal muscle

Zoophysiologist and Nobel Laureate August Krogh
Zoophysiologist and Nobel Laureate
August Krogh

Birthdays in History

  • Clarice Lispector, Ukrainian-Brazilian writer (d. 1977)
  • Stanko Todorov, Bulgarian communist politician, Prime Minister of Bulgaria (1971-81), born in Klenovik (d. 1996)

Deaths in History

  • Horace Elgin Dodge, American automobile manufacturing pioneer (b. 1868)