Historical Events For 1912
Monday, 29 May 2017
Jul 19 A meteorite with an estimated mass of 190 kg explodes over the town of Holbrook in Navajo County, Arizona causing approximately 16,000 pieces of debris to rain down on the town in the year 1912.
Jul 20 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) in the year 1912.
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game on this day in history.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes in the year 1912.
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies in the year 1912.
Jul 25 On this day in history lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76
Jul 26 In the year 1912 derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 In the year 1912 first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
Jul 30 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 In the year 1912 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) on this day in history.
Aug 03 On this day in history gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 In the year 1912 david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo on this day in history.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres in the year 1912.
Aug 08 Daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8) in the year 1912.
Aug 10 On this day in history herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) in the year 1912.
Aug 12 In the year 1912 jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 On this day in history ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 In the year 1912 jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
Aug 14 In the year 1912 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 On this day in history eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 In the year 1912 julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)
Aug 15 Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister