Historical Events In 1912
Monday, 30 March 2020
Aug 17 Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1912 alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
Aug 19 Percy Aldridge Grainger's "Shepherd's Key," premieres on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history philip Kapleau, founder (Rochester Zen Center in New Haven)
Aug 20 In the year 1912 plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 William Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies on this day in history.
Aug 21 Bruce Trent, singer in the year 1912.
Aug 21 On this day in history mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way)
Aug 23 The birth of Gene Kelly, Hollywood song and dance man, also producer/director in the year 1912.
Aug 24 Alaska becomes a U.S. territory on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show)
Aug 24 In the year 1912 nYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians
Aug 24 On this day in history territory of Alaska organized
Aug 24 On this day in history uS passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the govt
Aug 25 In the year 1912 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
Aug 25 In the year 1912 erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany)
Aug 26 32nd US Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats W F Johnson (36 26 62 64 62) in the year 1912.
Aug 27 Edgar Rice Burroughs publishes Tarzan of the Apes in the year 1912.
Aug 27 Edgar Rice Burroughs' publishes "Tarzan of the Apes" in the year 1912.
Aug 27 In the year 1912 peter Gretton, British vice admiral
Aug 28 In the year 1912 ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten (1971-75)
Aug 29 On this day in history barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man)
Aug 30 Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1912 st Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1
Aug 31 In the year 1912 ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone
Sep 01 Sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62 in the year 1912.
Sep 02 In the year 1912 johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism)
Sep 03 In the year 1912 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!!