On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1909

Historical Events

Nobel Prize

Swedish writer Selma Lagerlöf is the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature

Famous Deaths

  • Red Cloud, Sioux indian chief, dies
1909 Highlights

About December 10, 1909

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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