On This Day

What Happened on December 10, 2013

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Mary Barra of General Motors becomes the first female CEO of a major automotive company
  • Uruguay becomes the first country to legalize the growth, sale, and use of marijuana

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Hall, American jazz guitarist and composer, dies at 83
  • Rossana Podestà, Italian actress, dies at 79