Historical Events In January - 12
Thursday, 19 September 2019
1907 Britain grants responsible govt to former colony of Transvaal on January - 12.
1907 On January - 12 sergei Korolev, scientist
1908 A long-distance radio message is sent from the Eiffel Tower for the first time on January - 12.
1908 On this day in history ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II)
1909 Mauritz Hugo, Sweden, actor (Atomic Blonde, Road Agent) on this day in history.
1910 On January - 12 charles Martin, cartoonist
1911 The University of the Philippines College of Law is formally established; three future Philippine presidents are among the first enrollees on January - 12.
1912 -47ºF (-44ºC), Washta IA (state record) on this day in history.
1912 -47°F (-44°C), Washta, Iowa (state record) on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history congress establishes the Rocky Mountain National Park in the U.S.
1915 On January - 12 house of Representatives rejects proposal to give women the right to vote
1915 On this day in history house of Reps rejects proposal to give women right to vote
1916 On January - 12 britain proclaims Gilbert &Ellice Island colony in the Pacific
1916 On January - 12 sS Dromonby, built in 1900 for the Ropner fleet it was sunk by the German raider Moewe 180 miles nw of Fastnet Rock
1916 The birth of P.W Botha, South African politician on this day in history.
1916 On this day in history britain proclaims Gilbert & Ellice Is colony in Pacific
1918 On this day in history montreal Canadien Joe Malone scores 5 goals beating Ottawa 9-4
1920 On January - 12 annual drafting of baseball players from minor leagues to be done in inverse order of the final standings, agreed to
1921 Kenesaw Mountain Landis becomes 1st commissioner of baseball on this day in history.
1924 On this day in history history of Science Society organized at Boston
1925 John Howard Lawson's "Processional," premieres in NYC on January - 12.
1925 On this day in history oskar Brefeld, German botanist, dies at 85
1928 On January - 12 vladimir Horowitz debuts as soloist with the New York Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall.
1928 On this day in history philip Barry & Elmer Rice's "Cock Robin," premieres in NYC
1928 Ruth Snyder, 1st woman to die in electric chair on January - 12.
1929 On January - 12 seatrain (RR cars on ships) service begins, New Orleans-Havana
1930 NHL's Boston Bruins win then-record 14th consecutive game on January - 12.
1932 On this day in history france's Laval government falls
1932 On this day in history hattie W. Caraway becomes the first woman U.S. Senator.
1932 Oliver Wendell Holmes steps down from the Supreme Court at age 90 on January - 12.
1932 On this day in history philip Barry's "Animal Kingdom," premieres in New York City NY
1932 On January - 12 france's Laval govt falls
1933 Uprising of Guardia Civil in Spain, 25 dies on this day in history.
1933 On January - 12 uS Congress recognize independence Philippines