Historical Events In 1912
Monday, 10 December 2018
Apr 13 In the year 1912 royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF)
Apr 13 On this day in history 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 The liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink in the year 1912.
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 In the year 1912 a Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki
Apr 15 Kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94) on this day in history.
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on in the year 1912.
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on in the year 1912.
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on
Apr 15 Titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow on this day in history.
Apr 15 USS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors on this day in history.
Apr 16 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel
Apr 16 Harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1912 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep")
Apr 17 Isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer on this day in history.
Apr 18 John Lapworth Holt, boat Designer on this day in history.
Apr 18 The Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1912 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2
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 In the year 1912 david Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935)
Apr 20 Fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11 in the year 1912.
Apr 20 On this day in history tiger Stadium in Detroit opens
Apr 21 Feike P Asma, Dutch organist on this day in history.
Apr 22 In the year 1912 gavalda Miguel Querol, composer
Apr 24 Justin M'Carthy, politician/novelist (Miss Misanthrope), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Apr 25 On this day in history gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis
Apr 26 On this day in history 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 26 In the year 1912 a[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn)
Apr 26 The first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1912 franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)