Historical Events In 1912
Saturday, 21 September 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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) in the year 1912.
Jul 20 On this day in history 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 in the year 1912.
Jul 23 In the year 1912 michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
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 Derek Riches, diplomat in the year 1912.
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
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 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY in the year 1912.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo on this day in history.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
Aug 08 Daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8) in the year 1912.
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor on this day in history.
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1912 jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
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 In the year 1912 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer on this day in history.
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) in the year 1912.
Aug 15 Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game on this day in history.
Aug 16 Marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister on this day in history.