Historical Events For 1912
Thursday, 27 July 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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) on this day in history.
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
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 On this day in history comoros proclaimed a French colonies
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 On this day in history first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
Jul 27 In the year 1912 hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 On this day in history mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
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 in the year 1912.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal on this day in history.
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) in the year 1912.
Aug 01 In the year 1912 brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) on this day in history.
Aug 04 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) in the year 1912.
Aug 12 On this day in history jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
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 on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer on this day in history.
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) on this day in history.
Aug 15 Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister