Historical Events Happened In 1912
Friday, 27 May 2016
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner on this day in history.
Jan 20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita) on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1912 konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964)
Jan 23 On this day in history ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy)
Jan 23 In the year 1912 the Aermore Manufacturing Company, a Chicago concern, received a patent for the Aermore Exhaust Horn, a multiple-pipe horn powered by engine exhaust that played a chord like a church organ.
Jan 23 The International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague in the year 1912.
Jan 24 In the year 1912 ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval)
Jan 25 On this day in history lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader
Jan 26 On this day in history cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie)
Jan 27 Lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet) on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1912 jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)
Jan 28 The birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter in the year 1912.
Jan 29 On this day in history "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc)
Jan 29 Hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA in the year 1912.
Jan 30 Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August) in the year 1912.
Jan 31 In Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0 on this day in history.
Feb 02 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty in the year 1912.
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe)
Feb 03 Jacques Soustelle, French minister of information on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1912 byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945)
Feb 05 On this day in history willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman)
Feb 06 Eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler) on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1912 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40)
Feb 07 On this day in history derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large)
Feb 08 In the year 1912 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla
Feb 08 First eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL on this day in history.
Feb 08 Simon Jurovsky, composer on this day in history.
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1912 uS Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion
Feb 10 On this day in history hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG
Feb 10 In the year 1912 joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing on this day in history.