On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1930

Historical Events

Nobel Prize

German chemist Hans Fischer is awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his work on haemin

  • Indian Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman is presented with the Nobel Prize for Physics for work on light scattering - first Asian and non-white to win a Science Nobel

Famous Birthdays

  • Clayton K Yeutter, American trade negotiator and Republican National chairman, born in Eustis, Nebraska (d. 2017)
1930 Highlights

About December 10, 1930

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 90 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius