Historical Events Happened In 1912
Saturday, 10 October 2015
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner in the year 1912.
Jan 20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita) in the year 1912.
Jan 21 Konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1912 ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy)
Jan 23 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 on this day in history.
Jan 23 On this day in history the International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague.
Jan 24 On this day in history ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval)
Jan 25 Lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader in the year 1912.
Jan 26 Cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie) on this day in history.
Jan 27 Lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet) in the year 1912.
Jan 28 On this day in history jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)
Jan 28 In the year 1912 the birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter
Jan 29 "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc) on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1912 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA
Jan 30 Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe)
Feb 03 In the year 1912 jacques Soustelle, French minister of information
Feb 04 Byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945) on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1912 willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman)
Feb 06 On this day in history eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler)
Feb 07 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40) on this day in history.
Feb 07 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history simon Jurovsky, composer
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist in the year 1912.
Feb 09 In the year 1912 uS Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion
Feb 10 Hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG on this day in history.
Feb 10 Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies in the year 1912.
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing on this day in history.