On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1929

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine jointly awarded to Christiaan Eijkman and Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins for the discovery of vitamins

Physician and Nobel Laureate Christiaan Eijkman
Physician and Nobel Laureate
Christiaan Eijkman

1929 Highlights

About December 10, 1929

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius