On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 2012

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka win the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for work on G protein-coupled receptors

Physician-scientist Robert Lefkowitz
Physician-scientist
Robert Lefkowitz
Professor Brian Kobilka
Professor
Brian Kobilka

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Karras, American NFL player, dies from kidney failure at 77
  • Kyaw Zaw, Burmese politician and soldier, dies at 92
2012 Highlights

About October 10, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra