Historical Events For 1912
Sunday, 26 February 2017
Apr 13 In the year 1912 royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF)
Apr 13 The British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher
Apr 14 Pan American Union forms in the year 1912.
Apr 14 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94)
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on 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 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow
Apr 15 USS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors in the year 1912.
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 In the year 1912 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep")
Apr 17 In the year 1912 isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer
Apr 18 John Lapworth Holt, boat Designer on this day in history.
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 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2 on this day in history.
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 Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11 on this day in history.
Apr 20 Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens in the year 1912.
Apr 21 In the year 1912 feike P Asma, Dutch organist
Apr 22 Gavalda Miguel Querol, composer on this day in history.
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 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) on this day in history.
Apr 26 A[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn) in the year 1912.
Apr 26 On this day in history the first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 27 In the year 1912 franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)