Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita)
Jan 21 In the year 1912 konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964)
Jan 23 In the year 1912 ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy)
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 The International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1912 ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval)
Jan 25 On this day in history lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader
Jan 26 On this day in history cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie)
Jan 27 On this day in history lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet)
Jan 28 Jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist) on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history the birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter
Jan 29 "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc) on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1912 hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54
Jan 29 In the year 1912 martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1912 barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August)
Jan 31 In Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0 on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe)
Feb 03 Jacques Soustelle, French minister of information in the year 1912.
Feb 04 In the year 1912 byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945)
Feb 05 In the year 1912 willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman)
Feb 06 Eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler) on this day in history.
Feb 07 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40) on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large)
Feb 08 In the year 1912 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla
Feb 08 On this day in history first eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL
Feb 08 On this day in history simon Jurovsky, composer
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist in the year 1912.
Feb 09 US Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion in the year 1912.
Feb 10 Hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG in the year 1912.
Feb 10 In the year 1912 joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies
Feb 10 In the year 1912 lord Orr-Ewing