Historical Events For 1912
Sunday, 19 November 2017
Jan 19 In the year 1912 francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner
Jan 20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1912 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA in the year 1912.
Jan 29 In the year 1912 martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 Byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945) in the year 1912.
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 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40) in the year 1912.
Feb 07 Derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large) in the year 1912.
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 In the year 1912 hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist
Feb 09 US Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion in the year 1912.
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 in the year 1912.
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing in the year 1912.