What Happened on December 6, 2010

Historical Events

Historic Event

Record price for a printed book when a first edition of "The Birds of America" by John James Audubon auctioned at Sotheby's, London, England, for £7,321,250

Famous Deaths

  • Hugues Cuénod, Swiss tenor and musical educator, dies at 108
  • Mark Dailey, Canadian television journalist and announcer (b. 1953)
2010 Highlights

About December 6, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Raise Your Glass - P!nk
  • UK #1 Song: Heroes - X Factor Finalists 2010