Historical Events For 1912
Saturday, 21 January 2017
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 on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1912 andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
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 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies in the year 1912.
Jul 25 On this day in history lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76
Jul 26 In the year 1912 derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 On this day in history first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
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 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1912 brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
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) on this day in history.
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) in the year 1912.
Aug 04 On this day in history david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 On this day in history japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 In the year 1912 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
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 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) on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1912 ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 On this day in history jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
Aug 14 In the year 1912 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 On this day in history eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) in the year 1912.
Aug 15 On this day in history yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister