On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1878

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • C. Rajagopalachari, India's freedom fighter and the first Governor General of independent India, born in Thorapalli, Madras Presidency, British India (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Wells, American businessman and founder (American Express Co & Wells Fargo & Co), dies at 72