What Happened on December 10, 1904

Historical Events

  • Founding of Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity in Charleston, South Carolina

Nobel Prize

Ivan Pavlov awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for work on the physiology of digestion, first Russian to win a Nobel Prize

Nobel Prize

John William Strutt [Lord Rayleigh] and William Ramsay are presented with the Nobel Prize for Physics for their discovery of Argon

  • King Peter I of Serbia named nationalist regime

Famous Deaths

  • James Cranston, English cricketer (scored 16 & 15 in Test for England), dies
1904 Highlights

About December 10, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius