On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1884

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain is first published in the UK and Canada (US Feb 1885, due to printing error)

Author Mark Twain
Mark Twain

Famous Birthdays

  • Zinaida Serebriakova, Russian painter, born in Kharkov, Russian Empire (d. 1967)
1884 Highlights

About December 10, 1884

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius