Historical Events Happened In 1912
Thursday, 25 August 2016
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 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 In the year 1912 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1912 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 on this day in history.
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) in the year 1912.
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
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 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 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 In the year 1912 ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface)
Aug 03 On this day in history gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor in the year 1912.
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) on this day in history.
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 In the year 1912 eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 On this day in history 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