What Happened on December 10, 1919

Historical Events

  • NL votes to ban the spitball's use by all new pitchers

Nobel Prize

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to US President Woodrow Wilson

Sports History

NY, Boston, & Chicago, oppose AL resolution accusing Ban Johnson of overstepping his duties

1919 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Courage, American composer of original Star Trek theme, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2008)
  • Sven-Eric Emanuel Johanson, Swedish composer, born in Västervik, Sweden (d. 1997)
Born in 1919

About December 10, 1919

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius