Historical Events For 1912
Monday, 24 July 2017
Dec 12 Luitpold von Bayern, prince-regent of Bayern, dies at 91 on this day in history.
Dec 12 R Friml/O Harbachs musical "Firefly," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 12 On this day in history yusef Bedri, educationist
Dec 13 In the year 1912 max Croiset, Dutch actor (Dog of Flanders, Little Ark) [or Aug 13]
Dec 14 Canadian Pacific leases Quebec Central Railway Company, Quebec in the year 1912.
Dec 14 Morey Amsterdam, Chicago Ill, comedian (Buddy-Dick Van Dyke Show) in the year 1912.
Dec 16 In the year 1912 1st US postage stamp picturing an airplane, 20 cent parcel post, issued
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 on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history j Hartley Manners' "Peg O' My Heart," premieres in NYC
Dec 21 On this day in history denmark, Norway & Sweden declare neutrality in Comende war
Dec 23 1st "Keystone Kops" film, titled "Hoffmeyer's Legacy" in the year 1912.
Dec 24 On this day in history irving Fisher patents archiving system with index cards
Dec 28 In the year 1912 national Council of Young Israel convenes
Dec 28 San Francisco Municipal Railway starts operation at Geary St (MUNI) on this day in history.
Dec 29 Peggy Glanville-Hicks, Melbourne Australia, composer (Triad) on this day in history.
Dec 30 In the year 1912 alfred von Kiderlen-Waechter, German foreign minister, dies at 60