On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1903

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Nobel Prize for physics awarded to Pierre and Marie Curie

Physicist Marie Curie
Marie Curie

Famous Birthdays

  • George J. Lewis, Mexican actor (Don-Zorro), born in Guadalajara, Mexico (d. 1995)
  • Una Merkel, American actress (42nd Street, Abraham Lincoln), born in Covington, Kentucky (d. 1986)
  • William Plomer, South African-British author (Paper Houses, I Speak of Africa), born in Transvaal, South Africa (d. 1973)