Historical Events Happened In 1912
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Jan 19 In the year 1912 francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 24 Ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval) in the year 1912.
Jan 25 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet)
Jan 28 In the year 1912 jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)
Jan 28 In the year 1912 the birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter
Jan 29 In the year 1912 "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc)
Jan 29 On this day in history hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA on this day in history.
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA in the year 1912.
Jan 30 In the year 1912 barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August)
Jan 31 In Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0 in the year 1912.
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe) in the year 1912.
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 Willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman) on this day in history.
Feb 06 Eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler) on this day in history.
Feb 07 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40) in the year 1912.
Feb 07 On this day in history derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large)
Feb 08 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla on this day in history.
Feb 08 First eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL in the year 1912.
Feb 08 On this day in history simon Jurovsky, composer
Feb 09 In the year 1912 hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist
Feb 09 US Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion on this day in history.
Feb 10 Hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG in the year 1912.
Feb 10 Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies in the year 1912.
Feb 10 On this day in history lord Orr-Ewing