On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1910

Historical Events

Nobel Prize

Dutch Physicist Johannes van der Waals wins the Nobel Prize for physics

Famous Birthdays

  • Jill Summers, British actress (Agatha Coronation Street), born in Lancashire, England (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Pablo Hernandez Salces, Spanish composer, dies at 76
1910 Highlights

About December 10, 1910

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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