Historical Events In 1912
Friday, 23 October 2020
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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) in the year 1912.
Jul 20 In the year 1912 phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes on this day in history.
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) in the year 1912.
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 On this day in history first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
Jul 27 In the year 1912 hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis in the year 1912.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 uS government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship)
Aug 01 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 On this day in history 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) on this day in history.
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) in the year 1912.
Aug 04 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) in the year 1912.
Aug 05 In the year 1912 japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 In the year 1912 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
Aug 08 In the year 1912 daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 On this day in history herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) in the year 1912.
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) in the year 1912.
Aug 13 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) in the year 1912.
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 On this day in history yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 On this day in history marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister