Historical Events For 1912
Friday, 28 July 2017
Apr 13 Royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF) on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history the British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter
Apr 14 Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher in the year 1912.
Apr 14 Pan American Union forms on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history the liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink
Apr 14 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history a Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki
Apr 15 On this day in history 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 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow
Apr 15 On this day in history uSS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors
Apr 16 On this day in history david Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel
Apr 16 Harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel in the year 1912.
Apr 17 On this day in history 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 The Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City in the year 1912.
Apr 19 In the year 1912 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2
Apr 19 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 david Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935)
Apr 20 Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11 in the year 1912.
Apr 20 On this day in history tiger Stadium in Detroit opens
Apr 21 On this day in history feike P Asma, Dutch organist
Apr 22 In the year 1912 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 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) in the year 1912.
Apr 26 A[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn) in the year 1912.
Apr 26 The first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux) in the year 1912.