On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • As sell Jimmie Foxx to the Red Sox for $150,000

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James Chadwick is awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for his discovery of the neutron

Physicist James Chadwick
James Chadwick

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Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded to Irene Joliot-Curie (daughter of Marie Curie) and her husband Frédéric Joliot for the discovery of artificial radioactivity

Physicist/Chemist Irene Joliot-Curie
Irene Joliot-Curie
  • White Sox sell Al Simmons to the Tigers for $75,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Terry Allcock, English footballer (Norwich City), born in Leeds, England

Famous Deaths

  • John H Aberson, 1st rector of Landbouw high school, dies at 78