What Happened on December 10, 2016

Historical Events

  • "Rogue One", 1st of the Star Wars Anthology films, directed by Gareth Edwards and starring Felicity Jones, premieres in Los Angeles
  • 82nd Heisman Trophy Award: Lamar Jackson, Louisville Cardinals (QB), youngest player to win at 19

Nobel Prize

Bob Dylan is awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature at a ceremony in Stockholm, Sweden; he does not attend

  • Terrorist bomb attacks outside a stadium in Istanbul kill 38 and injure 166

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Troian Bellisario (31) weds actor and director Patrick J. Adams (35) in Santa Barbara, California

Famous Deaths

  • A. A. [Adrian Anthony] Gill, British critic (The Sunday Times), dies of cancer at 62
2016 Highlights

About December 10, 2016

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Black Beatles - Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane
  • UK #1 Song: Rockabye - Clean Bandit