December 10th holidays

December 10 is the 344th day in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, the first edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica was published, Mississippi became the 20th state in the U.S., and the first Nobel Prize ceremony was held in Stockholm. Famous birthdays include Emily Dickinson, Raven-Symone, and Gonzalo Higuain. December 10 also marks National Lager Day.

We have 7 holidays listed for December 10.


National Lager Day

Lager is the light hoppy drink that is popular throughout the world.


Christmas Jumper Day

From ugly sweaters to cozy mock necks, let's get into the spirit of the season.


Dewey Decimal System Day

We honor the library classification system created to efficiently maintain our libraries’ inventory of books.


Human Rights Day

It is the most translated document around the world and is available in over 500 languages.


International Animal Rights Day

The holiday is shared with Human Rights Day, as it should be.


National Salesperson Day

Be sure to go out of your way to say "I appreciate you!"


Nobel Prize Day

Today, we celebrate Alfred Nobel, the Swedish man who invented dynamite, and then regretted it.