On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1902

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

German organic chemist Emil Fischer is award the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his work on sugar and purine syntheses

Chemist and Nobel Laureate Emil Fischer
Chemist and Nobel Laureate
Emil Fischer
  • Women are given the right to vote in Tasmania.
1902 Highlights

About December 10, 1902

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 117 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius