Historical Events For 1912
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Jul 19 In the year 1912 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.
Jul 20 In the year 1912 andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game in the year 1912.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
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 In the year 1912 comoros proclaimed a French colonies
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 in the year 1912.
Jul 26 Derek Riches, diplomat in the year 1912.
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) in the year 1912.
Jul 27 In the year 1912 hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 in the year 1912.
Jul 31 On this day in history bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 In the year 1912 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) in the year 1912.
Aug 03 In the year 1912 gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 In the year 1912 david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 On this day in history japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 In the year 1912 herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) in the year 1912.
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) in the year 1912.
Aug 13 In the year 1912 ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 in the year 1912.
Aug 14 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925 on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1912 eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) in the year 1912.
Aug 15 On this day in history yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister