Historical Events In 1912
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Aug 17 Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop in the year 1912.
Aug 19 In the year 1912 alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
Aug 19 In the year 1912 percy Aldridge Grainger's "Shepherd's Key," premieres
Aug 20 Philip Kapleau, founder (Rochester Zen Center in New Haven) in the year 1912.
Aug 20 In the year 1912 plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 In the year 1912 william Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies
Aug 21 Bruce Trent, singer in the year 1912.
Aug 21 In the year 1912 mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 21 In the year 1912 mr Carter-Cotton chosen first chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 22 On this day in history edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist
Aug 22 In the year 1912 england defeat Australia to win the Triangular Tournament
Aug 22 In the year 1912 pope Gregory IX, dies
Aug 23 Gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history the birth of Gene Kelly, Hollywood song and dance man, also producer/director
Aug 24 On this day in history alaska becomes a U.S. territory.
Aug 24 Durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show) in the year 1912.
Aug 24 In the year 1912 nYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians
Aug 24 Territory of Alaska organized on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1912 uS passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the govt
Aug 25 On this day in history 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
Aug 25 Erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany) in the year 1912.
Aug 26 32nd US Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats W F Johnson (36 26 62 64 62) on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history edgar Rice Burroughs publishes Tarzan of the Apes.
Aug 27 Edgar Rice Burroughs' publishes "Tarzan of the Apes" in the year 1912.
Aug 27 Peter Gretton, British vice admiral on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1912 ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten (1971-75)
Aug 29 Barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man) in the year 1912.
Aug 30 Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952) on this day in history.
Aug 30 St Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1 in the year 1912.
Aug 31 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone in the year 1912.
Sep 01 On this day in history sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62
Sep 02 In the year 1912 johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism)
Sep 03 On this day in history arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke," premieres
Sep 03 On this day in history world's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy, they use lead toseaal the cans!!