December 10th, 1936
Luigi Piradello dies.An Italian writer and dramatist. He has received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1934. His works include about 40 plays and 100 short stories. He is one of the representative of The Theatre of the Absurd, combining fantasy and illusion with reality.
December 10th, 1948
The United Nations General Assembly adopts the Universal Declaration fo Human Rights.
December 10th, 1963
Giorgos Seferis, one of the greatest Greek poets, receives the Nobel Prize in Literature.
December 10th, 1991
The Maastricht Treaty. The Treaty of European Union, is created, replacing the EEC with the European Union and it was signed by its members.