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Historical Events In December - 10

Monday, 18 January 2021

1878  Rajaji, India's freedom fighter and the first Governor General of independent India (d.1972) on December - 10.  

1882  John Brahms' "Gesang der the Parzen," premieres on December - 10.  

1882  On December - 10 otto Neurath, Aust/Brit philosopher (Foundation of Social Sciences)  

1883  On this day in history andrej J Vysjinski, Russian lawyer/foreign min/UN-ambassador  

1885  On this day in history janos Hammerschlag, composer  

1886  Victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935) on December - 10.  

1887  Austria-Hungary/Italy/Great-Britain signs military treaty of Balkan on December - 10.  

1888  Mariano Obiols, composer, dies at 79 on December - 10.  

1889  On December - 10 ray Collins, Sacramento CA, actor (Homecoming, Good Sam, Rose Marie)  

1889  Anzengruber, writer, dies on this day in history.  

1890  George Merritt, London England, actor (I Monster, Q Planes) on this day in history.  

1890  On December - 10 ludolf AJW Sloet van de Beele, gov-gen (Net India 1861-66), dies at 84  

1891  On this day in history leonie "Nelly" Sachs, German/Swedish poet (O the Chimneys-Nobel 1966)  

1893  On December - 10 walter Rein, composer  

1894  Earnest Haenchen, German new testament expert on December - 10.  

1896  On this day in history 1st intercollegiate basketball game (Wesleyan beats Yale 4-3)  

1896  Alfred Nobel, Swedish Nobel Prize ceremony on this date, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

1897  Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love) on December - 10.  

1898  On December - 10 spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR and Guam  

1898  Spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR & Guam on December - 10.  

1898  On December - 10 anton Mauve, Dutch painter  

1899  On December - 10 -15] British "Black Week" due to nederlagen in South Africa  

1901  The first Nobel Prizes were awarded in Stockholm, Sweden on this day in history.  

1901  On December - 10 1st Nobel Peace Prizes (to Jean Henri Dunant, Frederic Passy)  

1901  On December - 10 f Fischer, German war criminal (Breda 4)  

1902  On December - 10 women are given the right to vote in Tasmania.  

1903  On this day in history marie Curie becomes the first woman to receive a Nobel prize  

1903  Nobel for physics awarded to Pierre/Marie Curie on December - 10.  

1903  On this day in history george J Lewis, Guadalajara Mexico, sacotr (Don-Zorro)  

1904  On December - 10 king Peter I of Sweden named nationalist regime  

1904  James Cranston, cricketer (scored 16 & 15 in Test for England), dies on this day in history.  

1906  President Theodore Roosevelt (1st American) awarded Nobel Peace Prize on December - 10.  

1906  On this day in history pres Theodore Roosevelt (1st American) awarded Nobel Peace Prize  

1907  On this day in history ruyard Kipling receives Nobel prize for literature  

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Famous Birthdays In December - 10

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1394  On December - 10 birth of king James I of Scotland (d. 1437)  

1452  On December - 10 birth of johannes Stöffler, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1531)  

1538  On December - 10 birth of giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)  

1588  Isaac Beeckman, Dutch scientist and philosopher (d. 1637) was born on this day in history.  

1679  On December - 10 birth of willem Maurits, Dutch count of Nassau/gov of Zeeuws-Flanders  

1691  On this day in history birth of cornelis Pronk, Dutch portrait painter/cartoonist  

1741  On this day in history birth of agatha "Aagje" Deken, Dutch writer (For the Elderly & Children)  

1750  Tipu Sultan, ruler of the Kingdom of Mysore (d. 1799) was born on December - 10.  

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Famous Deaths In December - 10

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0949  On December - 10 death of herman I, Duke of Swabia  

0969  On December - 10 death of nicephorus II Phocas, Byzantine co-Emperor (963-69), murdered  

1041  Michael IV, Paphlagonicus, emperor of Byzantine, dies on this day in history.  

1198  Death of Averroes, Arab physician and philosopher (b. 1126) on this day in history.  

1490  Antoine Haneron, Bourgundy diplomat, dies at about 90 on December - 10.  

1508  On December - 10 death of rené II, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1451)  

1524  On December - 10 death of henry van Zutphen, Dutch Augustine/Luthern minister, burned to death  

1572  On December - 10 death of cornelis Musius, Dutch humanist/poet, murdered at 72  

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