Historical Events Happened In 1912
Sunday, 26 October 2014
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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1912 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 on this day in history.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 in the year 1912.
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 In the year 1912 hilde Domin, writer
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 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis on this day in history.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 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 in the year 1912.
Aug 02 In the year 1912 ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface)
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history 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 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
Aug 14 On this day in history 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 On this day in history eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 On this day in history julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)
Aug 15 In the year 1912 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