Historical Events For 1912
Sunday, 26 February 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 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 in the year 1912.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes in the year 1912.
Jul 23 On this day in history michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies on this day in history.
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 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) on this day in history.
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 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 uS government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship)
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 On this day in history ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface)
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1912 daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 On this day in history herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
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 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1912 jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
Aug 14 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 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