Historical Events In 1912
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Aug 17 On this day in history edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop
Aug 19 Alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67 in the year 1912.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1912 plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 On this day in history william Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies
Aug 21 On this day in history bruce Trent, singer
Aug 21 On this day in history mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 21 Mr Carter-Cotton chosen first chancellor of Univ of British Columbia in the year 1912.
Aug 22 Edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist in the year 1912.
Aug 22 England defeat Australia to win the Triangular Tournament in the year 1912.
Aug 22 In the year 1912 pope Gregory IX, dies
Aug 23 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 alaska becomes a U.S. territory.
Aug 24 On this day in history durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show)
Aug 24 NYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians in the year 1912.
Aug 24 Territory of Alaska organized on this day in history.
Aug 24 US passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the govt on this day in history.
Aug 25 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin in the year 1912.
Aug 25 On this day in history erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany)
Aug 26 In the year 1912 32nd US Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats W F Johnson (36 26 62 64 62)
Aug 27 In the year 1912 edgar Rice Burroughs publishes Tarzan of the Apes.
Aug 27 Edgar Rice Burroughs' publishes "Tarzan of the Apes" on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1912 peter Gretton, British vice admiral
Aug 28 Ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten (1971-75) on this day in history.
Aug 29 Barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man) on this day in history.
Aug 30 Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952) in the year 1912.
Aug 30 In the year 1912 st Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1
Aug 31 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone in the year 1912.
Sep 01 Sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62 in the year 1912.
Sep 02 Johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism) in the year 1912.
Sep 03 On this day in history arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke," premieres
Sep 03 In the year 1912 world's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy, they use lead toseaal the cans!!