On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 2010

Famous Deaths

  • Eino Tamberg, Estonian composer (Joanna tentata), dies at 80
  • Elisabeth Beresford, British author and creator of The Wombles (b. 1926)
  • Orestes Quércia, Brazilian politician (b. 1938)
  • Roy Neuberger, American financier and art patron (Neuberger Museum of Art), dies at 107
2010 Highlights

About December 24, 2010

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Christmas Day (Canada, United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn