Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Jun 05 Eric Hollies, cricketer (England leggie, bowled Bradman) in the year 1912.
Jun 05 On this day in history uS marines invade Cuba (3nd time)
Jun 06 On this day in history the eruption of Novarupta in Alaska begins. It is the second largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century.
Jun 07 St Pius X encyclical "On Indians of South America" in the year 1912.
Jun 07 St Pius X encyclical "On the Indians of South America" on this day in history.
Jun 07 US army tests the first machine gun mounted on a plane on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1912 carl Laemmle incorporates Universal Pictures.
Jun 08 In the year 1912 ian Morrow, company director
Jun 09 On this day in history edgar Evans, tenor
Jun 10 Leslie Brown, Bishop (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich) in the year 1912.
Jun 11 Leon Dierx, French poet (Amants), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1912 mukhtar Ashrafi, composer
Jun 12 Eddie Williams, blues/Jazz Bassist on this day in history.
Jun 12 Frederic Passy, French economist/pacifist (Nobel 1901), dies on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1912 capt Albert Berry made the 1st parachute jump from an airplane
Jun 13 Mary Wickes, St Louis Mo, actress (Dennis the Menace, Julia, Doc) on this day in history.
Jun 14 E Cuyler Hammond, scientist (1st to link smoking with lung cancer) on this day in history.
Jun 15 26th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Eleonora Sears (64 62) on this day in history.
Jun 16 On this day in history enoch Powell, England, MP (C)/racist/Greek professor
Jun 17 Wessel Couzijn, sculptor/cartoonist (Auschwitz-monument) on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1912 glen Morris, MO, Olympic champion/actor (Tarzan)
Jun 19 Jerry Jerome, Bkln NY, saxophonist (Words & Music) in the year 1912.
Jun 19 In the year 1912 tennessee University opened as Tennessee A & L State College
Jun 20 In the year 1912 nY Giant Josh Devore steals 4 bases in an inning (2nd & 3rd twice)
Jun 21 Mary McCarthy, US, novelist (Group) on this day in history.
Jun 22 Vit Nejedly, composer on this day in history.
Jun 23 Alan Turing, mathematician/pioneer in computer theory (Turing Machine) on this day in history.
Jun 23 The birth of Alan Turing, Founder of computer science in the year 1912.
Jun 24 Brian Johnston, cricketer (BBC radio commentator & cake connoisseur) on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history louis Antoine, Belgian miner/sect leader, dies at about 65
Jun 25 Virginia Lacy Jones, US librarian/presidential advisor in the year 1912.
Jun 26 Gustav Mahler's 9th Symphony premieres in Vienna in the year 1912.
Jun 27 Audrey Christie, Chic Ill, actress (Dorothy-Fair Exchange) in the year 1912.
Jun 27 On this day in history george Bonnor, cricketer (once ran three before he was caught), dies