Historical Events In 1912
Monday, 16 September 2019
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner in the year 1912.
Jan 20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita) on this day in history.
Jan 21 Konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964) on this day in history.
Jan 23 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy) in the year 1912.
Jan 23 On this day in history the Aermore Manufacturing Company, a Chicago concern, received a patent for the Aermore Exhaust Horn, a multiple-pipe horn powered by engine exhaust that played a chord like a church organ.
Jan 23 In the year 1912 the International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague.
Jan 24 Ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval) on this day in history.
Jan 25 Lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader in the year 1912.
Jan 26 In the year 1912 cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie)
Jan 27 Lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet) on this day in history.
Jan 28 Jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist) in the year 1912.
Jan 28 The birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter in the year 1912.
Jan 29 In the year 1912 "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc)
Jan 29 In the year 1912 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA in the year 1912.
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA on this day in history.
Jan 30 Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August) in the year 1912.
Jan 31 In the year 1912 in Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0
Feb 02 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe)
Feb 03 In the year 1912 jacques Soustelle, French minister of information
Feb 04 In the year 1912 byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945)
Feb 05 Willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman) in the year 1912.
Feb 06 In the year 1912 eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler)
Feb 07 In the year 1912 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40)
Feb 07 In the year 1912 derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large)
Feb 08 On this day in history 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla
Feb 08 First eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL in the year 1912.
Feb 08 Simon Jurovsky, composer in the year 1912.
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist in the year 1912.
Feb 09 On this day in history uS Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion
Feb 10 Hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1912 joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing on this day in history.