On This Day

September 10, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 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