Historical Events In 1912
Friday, 16 November 2018
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 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 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 Lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet) in the year 1912.
Jan 28 In the year 1912 jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)
Jan 28 In the year 1912 the birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter
Jan 29 On this day in history "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 on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA
Jan 30 Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August) on this day in history.
Jan 31 In Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0 in the year 1912.
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe) in the year 1912.
Feb 03 On this day in history jacques Soustelle, French minister of information
Feb 04 Byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945) in the year 1912.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 09 US Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion in the year 1912.
Feb 10 In the year 1912 hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG
Feb 10 In the year 1912 joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing in the year 1912.