Historical Events For 1912
Monday, 27 March 2017
Jul 19 On this day in history 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 On this day in history andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game on this day in history.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes in the year 1912.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes on this day in history.
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 in the year 1912.
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) in the year 1912.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history uS government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship)
Aug 01 In the year 1912 brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY on this day in history.
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) in the year 1912.
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) in the year 1912.
Aug 04 In the year 1912 david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo in the year 1912.
Aug 07 In the year 1912 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
Aug 08 Daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8) on this day in history.
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor in the year 1912.
Aug 11 In the year 1912 jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women)
Aug 12 In the year 1912 jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) in the year 1912.
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 in the year 1912.
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 On this day in history yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 On this day in history marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister