On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 1976

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Samuel C. C. Ting is the first person to deliver a Nobel Prize lecture in Mandarin, during the ceremony to award him and Burton Richter the Nobel Prize for Physics for discovering the J/ψ particle

Physicist and Nobel Laureate Samuel C. C. Ting
Physicist and Nobel Laureate
Samuel C. C. Ting
  • Wings release triple album "Wings Over America"
1976 Highlights

About December 10, 1976

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius