On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1878

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
1878 Highlights

About December 10, 1878

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius