Historical Events Happened In 1912
Thursday, 05 May 2016
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 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 In the year 1912 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
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 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) 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 on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 In the year 1912 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 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) in the year 1912.
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist in the year 1912.
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY on this day in history.
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) on this day in history.
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 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo in the year 1912.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
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 On this day in history jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 On this day in history ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 In the year 1912 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 on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister