Historical Events Happened In 1912
Saturday, 25 October 2014
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner in the year 1912.
Jan 20 In the year 1912 christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
Jan 21 Konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964) in the year 1912.
Jan 23 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy) in the year 1912.
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 in the year 1912.
Jan 23 On this day in history the International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague.
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 Cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie) on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1912 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 The birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter on this day in history.
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 On this day in history martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA
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) in the year 1912.
Jan 31 On this day in history in Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 On this day in history 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) in the year 1912.
Feb 05 Willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman) in the year 1912.
Feb 06 Eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler) in the year 1912.
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 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla in the year 1912.
Feb 08 First eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL on this day in history.
Feb 08 Simon Jurovsky, composer in the year 1912.
Feb 09 On this day in history hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist
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.