December 10, 1907 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Rudyard Kipling receives the Nobel prize for literature, the first English-language writer to do so

  • The worst night of the Brown Dog riots in London, when 1,000 medical students clash with 400 police officers over the existence of a memorial for animals who have been vivisected.

Birthdays in History

  • Rumer Godden, England, author (Thursday's Children)