Historical Events Happened In 1912
Friday, 29 April 2016
Apr 13 Royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF) on this day in history.
Apr 13 The British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter in the year 1912.
Apr 14 In the year 1912 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher
Apr 14 On this day in history pan American Union forms
Apr 14 On this day in history the liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink
Apr 14 On this day in history the Titanic,launched on 31 May 1911, on route from Southampton to New York with 2200 passengers, strikes Iceburg off the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and sinks. (1500+ death toll)
Apr 15 In the year 1912 a Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki
Apr 15 Kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94) in the year 1912.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on on this day in history.
Apr 15 Titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow in the year 1912.
Apr 15 On this day in history uSS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors
Apr 16 In the year 1912 david Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
Apr 16 Harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel in the year 1912.
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel
Apr 17 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep") on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer
Apr 18 In the year 1912 john Lapworth Holt, boat Designer
Apr 18 On this day in history the Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City.
Apr 19 On this day in history 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2
Apr 19 On this day in history glenn T Seaborg, American chemist (AEC, Plutonium, Nobel 1951)
Apr 20 In the year 1912 bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies at 64
Apr 20 On this day in history david Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935)
Apr 20 In the year 1912 fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
Apr 20 Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens on this day in history.
Apr 21 Feike P Asma, Dutch organist on this day in history.
Apr 22 On this day in history gavalda Miguel Querol, composer
Apr 24 In the year 1912 justin M'Carthy, politician/novelist (Miss Misanthrope), dies at 81
Apr 25 Gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis in the year 1912.
Apr 26 In the year 1912 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 26 A[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn) on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1912 the first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 27 In the year 1912 franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)