Historical Events For 1912
Friday, 20 January 2017
Dec 12 Luitpold von Bayern, prince-regent of Bayern, dies at 91 in the year 1912.
Dec 12 On this day in history r Friml/O Harbachs musical "Firefly," premieres in NYC
Dec 12 Yusef Bedri, educationist on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
Dec 14 In the year 1912 canadian Pacific leases Quebec Central Railway Company, Quebec
Dec 14 In the year 1912 morey Amsterdam, Chicago Ill, comedian (Buddy-Dick Van Dyke Show)
Dec 16 1st US postage stamp picturing an airplane, 20 cent parcel post, issued on this day in history.
Dec 16 The first US postage stamp picturing an airplane, $0.20 parcel post, issued in the year 1912.
Dec 18 he Piltdown Man, later discovered to be a hoax, is supposedly found in the Piltdown Gravel Pit, by Charles Dawson in the year 1912.
Dec 20 J Hartley Manners' "Peg O' My Heart," premieres in NYC in the year 1912.
Dec 21 Denmark, Norway & Sweden declare neutrality in Comende war in the year 1912.
Dec 23 In the year 1912 1st "Keystone Kops" film, titled "Hoffmeyer's Legacy"
Dec 24 Irving Fisher patents archiving system with index cards on this day in history.
Dec 28 National Council of Young Israel convenes in the year 1912.
Dec 28 In the year 1912 san Francisco Municipal Railway starts operation at Geary St (MUNI)
Dec 29 In the year 1912 peggy Glanville-Hicks, Melbourne Australia, composer (Triad)
Dec 30 In the year 1912 alfred von Kiderlen-Waechter, German foreign minister, dies at 60