Historical Events Happened In 1912
Friday, 12 February 2016
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) on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1912 phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes in the year 1912.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
Jul 23 On this day in history michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies in the year 1912.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 in the year 1912.
Jul 26 Derek Riches, diplomat on this day in history.
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) on this day in history.
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
Jul 30 On this day in history mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
Jul 31 On this day in history bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis in the year 1912.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) in the year 1912.
Aug 01 In the year 1912 brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) in the year 1912.
Aug 05 In the year 1912 japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres in the year 1912.
Aug 08 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history 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 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 in the year 1912.
Aug 14 In the year 1912 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1912.
Aug 16 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister