On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 2020

Historical Events

  • Austrian British researcher Martin Hairer wins Breakthrough prize for mathematics worth $3 million for work on stochastic analysis
  • California's August Complex wildfire becomes largest recorded in state history at 471,000 acres (736 square miles)
  • Wildfires in Oregon cause 500,000 people to evacuate, 10% of the population with unprecedented 900,000 acres burnt

Famous Deaths

  • Diana Rigg, English actress (Emma Peel-Avengers, Game of Thrones), dies at 82
2020 Highlights

About September 10, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo