Historical Events In 1912
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Jul 19 A meteorite with an estimated mass of 190 kg explodes over the town of Holbrook in Navajo County, Arizona causing approximately 16,000 pieces of debris to rain down on the town on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
Jul 20 On this day in history phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1912 lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76
Jul 26 On this day in history derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) in the year 1912.
Jul 27 On this day in history hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 In the year 1912 mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) in the year 1912.
Jul 31 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis in the year 1912.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 rBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) in the year 1912.
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist on this day in history.
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY in the year 1912.
Aug 02 On this day in history ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface)
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) in the year 1912.
Aug 04 In the year 1912 david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo in the year 1912.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres in the year 1912.
Aug 08 Daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8) on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1912 herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 In the year 1912 jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women)
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) in the year 1912.
Aug 13 In the year 1912 ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 14 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925 on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1912 eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) in the year 1912.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 Marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister in the year 1912.