Tuesday December 10, 2024
A date scroll with Latin text from “The Extremes of Good and Evil” by Cicero, written in 45 BC.

December 10: Day of the Week

December 10, 2024 is the 345th day of the year 2024 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 21 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Tuesday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.

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Here’s the December calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

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Zodiac & Birthstone

Sagittarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Turquoise is the modern birthstone for this month. Onyx is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

December 10 Historical Event(s)

1541
Thomas Culpeper and Francis Dereham are executed for having affairs with Catherine Howard, Queen of England and wife of Henry VIII.
1799
France adopts the metre as its official unit of length.
1884
Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is published for the first time.
1899
Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity is founded at the City College of New York.
1904
The Pi Kappa Phi Fraternity is founded at the College of Charleston.
1911
The first transcontinental flight across the United States is completed. Calbraith Perry Rodgers began the flight on 17 September 1911, taking off from Sheepshead Bay NY.
1932
Thailand adopts a Constitution and becomes a constitutional monarchy.
1936
Abdication Crisis: Edward VIII signs the Instrument of Abdication.
1965
The Grateful Dead’s first concert performance under this new name.
1983
Democracy is restored in Argentina with the assumption of President Raúl Alfonsín.

Who were born on December 10?

1815
Ada Lovelace, English mathematician (d. 1852)
1824
George MacDonald, Scottish writer and preacher (d. 1905)
1851
Melvil Dewey, American librarian, (d. 1931)
1870
Adolf Loos, Austrian architect (d. 1933)
1880
Fred Immler, German actor (d. 1965)
1957
Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor
1964
Bobby Flay, American celebrity chef and restaurateur
1974
Meg White, American drummer (The White Stripes)
1977
Mr. Águila, Mexican wrestler
1982
Shilpa Anand, Indian film and television actress

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