Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Jul 19 In the year 1912 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.
Jul 20 On this day in history andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game in the year 1912.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1912 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) in the year 1912.
Jul 25 On this day in history comoros proclaimed a French colonies
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1912 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 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 in the year 1912.
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) on this day in history.
Jul 31 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis on this day in history.
Jul 31 RBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal in the year 1912.
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist in the year 1912.
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 04 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
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 On this day in history jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
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 in the year 1912.
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 Marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister on this day in history.