On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1908

Famous Birthdays

  • Arnold van Ruler, Dutch theologist, born in Apeldoorn, Netherlands (d. 1970)
  • Olivier Messiaen, French composer (L'Ame en Bourgeon; St Francois d'Assise), born in Avignon, France (d. 1992)
1908 Highlights

About December 10, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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