On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1912

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Nobel Prize for Physics awarded to Gustaf Dalén for inventing automatic regulators for gas accumulators for lighthouses and buoys

Industrialist and Inventor Gustaf Dalén
Industrialist and Inventor
Gustaf Dalén

Famous Birthdays

  • Philip Hart, American lawyer and politician (U.S. Senator from Michigan), born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania (d. 1976)