Historical Events In December - 10
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
1878 Rajaji, India's freedom fighter and the first Governor General of independent India (d.1972) on this day in history.
1882 On this day in history john Brahms' "Gesang der the Parzen," premieres
1882 Otto Neurath, Aust/Brit philosopher (Foundation of Social Sciences) on this day in history.
1883 On December - 10 andrej J Vysjinski, Russian lawyer/foreign min/UN-ambassador
1885 On December - 10 janos Hammerschlag, composer
1886 On this day in history victor McLaglen, England, actor (Informer, Acad Award-1935)
1887 On December - 10 austria-Hungary/Italy/Great-Britain signs military treaty of Balkan
1888 Mariano Obiols, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history ray Collins, Sacramento CA, actor (Homecoming, Good Sam, Rose Marie)
1889 Anzengruber, writer, dies on this day in history.
1890 On December - 10 george Merritt, London England, actor (I Monster, Q Planes)
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 this day in history walter Rein, composer
1894 On December - 10 earnest Haenchen, German new testament expert
1896 On this day in history 1st intercollegiate basketball game (Wesleyan beats Yale 4-3)
1896 On December - 10 alfred Nobel, Swedish Nobel Prize ceremony on this date, dies at 63
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 On December - 10 spanish-American War ends; US acquires Philippines, PR & Guam
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 1st Nobel Peace Prizes (to Jean Henri Dunant, Frederic Passy) on this day in history.
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 On December - 10 nobel for physics awarded to Pierre/Marie Curie
1903 On December - 10 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 On this day in history president Theodore Roosevelt (1st American) awarded Nobel Peace Prize
1906 Pres Theodore Roosevelt (1st American) awarded Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
1907 Ruyard Kipling receives Nobel prize for literature on December - 10.