Historical Events Happened In 1912
Friday, 27 February 2015
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 in the year 1912.
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) in the year 1912.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies in the year 1912.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1912 bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 In the year 1912 first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
Jul 31 On this day in history rBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist in the year 1912.
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 In the year 1912 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 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1912 jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women)
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) in the year 1912.
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 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925 in the year 1912.
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer in the year 1912.
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) in the year 1912.
Aug 15 Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game in the year 1912.
Aug 16 Marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister in the year 1912.