Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Apr 13 On this day in history royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF)
Apr 13 In the year 1912 the British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter
Apr 14 In the year 1912 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher
Apr 14 On this day in history pan American Union forms
Apr 14 On this day in history the liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink
Apr 14 In the year 1912 the Titanic,launched on 31 May 1911, on route from Southampton to New York with 2200 passengers, strikes Iceburg off the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and sinks. (1500+ death toll)
Apr 15 A Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki on this day in history.
Apr 15 Kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94) in the year 1912.
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on on this day in history.
Apr 15 Titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 uSS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors
Apr 16 In the year 1912 david Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship)
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel
Apr 17 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep") on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer
Apr 18 In the year 1912 john Lapworth Holt, boat Designer
Apr 18 On this day in history the Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City.
Apr 19 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2 in the year 1912.
Apr 19 Glenn T Seaborg, American chemist (AEC, Plutonium, Nobel 1951) on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies at 64
Apr 20 David Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935) on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1912 fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
Apr 20 Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens in the year 1912.
Apr 21 On this day in history feike P Asma, Dutch organist
Apr 22 In the year 1912 gavalda Miguel Querol, composer
Apr 24 Justin M'Carthy, politician/novelist (Miss Misanthrope), dies at 81 in the year 1912.
Apr 25 In the year 1912 gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis
Apr 26 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) in the year 1912.
Apr 26 A[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn) on this day in history.
Apr 26 The first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux) in the year 1912.