December 10, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

German/Swiss novelist Hermann Hesse wins the Nobel Prize in Literature "for his inspired writings which, while growing in boldness and penetration, exemplify the classical humanitarian ideals and high qualities of style"

Nobel Laureate Novelist Hermann Hesse
Nobel Laureate Novelist
Hermann Hesse

Birthdays in History

  • Thomas Lux, American poet

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Damon Runyon, US journalist/writer, dies at 66

Journalist and Author Damon Runyon
Journalist and Author
Damon Runyon