Historical Events For 1912
Sunday, 28 May 2017
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner in the year 1912.
Jan 20 On this day in history christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
Jan 21 In the year 1912 konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964)
Jan 23 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader in the year 1912.
Jan 26 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history the birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter
Jan 29 On this day in history "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc)
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 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA on this day in history.
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 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty in the year 1912.
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 On this day in history willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman)
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 Derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large) on this day in history.
Feb 08 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla in the year 1912.
Feb 08 On this day in history first eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL
Feb 08 In the year 1912 simon Jurovsky, composer
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist on this day in history.
Feb 09 US Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1912 hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG
Feb 10 Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1912 lord Orr-Ewing