Historical Events In December - 10
Friday, 14 August 2020
1986 On December - 10 holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel accepts 1986 Nobel Peace Prize
1986 On this day in history kate Wolf, folksinger (Back Roads), dies of leukemia at 44
1987 On this day in history "Nightline" is seen in the USSR for first time
1987 On December - 10 jascha Heifetz, Russia, violinist, dies at 86
1988 On this day in history massive Earthquake in Armenia kills 100,000 in cities of Leninakan and Spitak
1988 Dick Clair, comedian (Clair & McMahon, Facts of Life), dies of AIDS on December - 10.
1990 On December - 10 space Shuttle STS 35 (Columbia 11) lands
1990 On this day in history armand Hammer, CEO (Occidental Petroleum), dies at 92
1991 Berenice Abbott, US photographer, dies at 93 on December - 10.
1992 On December - 10 carlomagno Andrade, Equadorian general, dies
1993 On this day in history maroun Bagdadi, director/writer (Little Wars, Veiled Man), dies at 42
1994 On this day in history garnett Silk, vocalist, dies at 28
2006 Chivas defeats Toluca in the final of the Mexican Soccer League on December - 10.
2006 Christer Fuglesang becomes the first Swede in space on December - 10.
2006 STS-116: Space Shuttle Discovery lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center on the first night launch since the 2003 loss of Columbia on December - 10.
2006 On this day in history the Nobel Prize ceremonies take place in Stockholm and Oslo.
2007 On this day in history led Zeppelin reunites in London, England, for the Ahmet Ertegün tribute.
2007 On this day in history the United Nations deadline for a negotiated settlement on the future of Kosovo passed without an international agreement.
2012 Google begins selling US$99 laptops on December - 10.
2017 Governor Jerry Brown tours Southern Californian wildfires and declares them "the new normal" on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz is out for the season after injuring his knee in 43-35 win over Los Angeles Rams in Los Angeles
2018 Theresa May cancels UK parliament vote on Brexit bill in face of certain defeat on this day in history.
2018 On December - 10 russia's most prolific mass murderer Mikhail Popkov sentenced to second life sentence for total of 56 murders
2018 On December - 10 emmanuel Macron announces in TV address rise in minimum wage and tax concessions after weeks of civil unrest
2019 On this day in history democrats in the United States House of Representatives announce formal charges against President Donald Trump, accusing him of abusing power and "obstructing Congress"; he becomes the fourth U.S. president in history to face impeachment.December 11 - The World Trade Organization is left unable to intervene in trade disputes after the U.S. blocks the appointment of new panel members.