Historical Events In 1912
Saturday, 23 June 2018
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 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 on this day in history.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
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 On this day in history comoros proclaimed a French colonies
Jul 25 In the year 1912 lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76
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 In the year 1912 mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) in the year 1912.
Jul 31 On this day in history first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history uS government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship)
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 in the year 1912.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres in the year 1912.
Aug 08 Daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8) on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 On this day in history jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women)
Aug 12 In the year 1912 jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) in the year 1912.
Aug 13 On this day in history 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 In the year 1912 julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)
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.