Historical Events In January - 12
Sunday, 05 April 2020
1907 On this day in history britain grants responsible govt to former colony of Transvaal
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 January - 12 ben Seijes, Dutch historian (WW II)
1909 Mauritz Hugo, Sweden, actor (Atomic Blonde, Road Agent) on January - 12.
1910 On this day in history 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 January - 12.
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 Britain proclaims Gilbert &Ellice Island colony in the Pacific on January - 12.
1916 SS Dromonby, built in 1900 for the Ropner fleet it was sunk by the German raider Moewe 180 miles nw of Fastnet Rock on this day in history.
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 Montreal Canadien Joe Malone scores 5 goals beating Ottawa 9-4 on January - 12.
1920 Annual drafting of baseball players from minor leagues to be done in inverse order of the final standings, agreed to on January - 12.
1921 Kenesaw Mountain Landis becomes 1st commissioner of baseball on this day in history.
1924 History of Science Society organized at Boston on January - 12.
1925 John Howard Lawson's "Processional," premieres in NYC on January - 12.
1925 Oskar Brefeld, German botanist, dies at 85 on January - 12.
1928 On January - 12 vladimir Horowitz debuts as soloist with the New York Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall.
1928 Philip Barry & Elmer Rice's "Cock Robin," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
1928 Ruth Snyder, 1st woman to die in electric chair on January - 12.
1929 Seatrain (RR cars on ships) service begins, New Orleans-Havana on January - 12.
1930 On January - 12 nHL's Boston Bruins win then-record 14th consecutive game
1932 On January - 12 france's Laval government falls
1932 On January - 12 hattie W. Caraway becomes the first woman U.S. Senator.
1932 On this day in history oliver Wendell Holmes steps down from the Supreme Court at age 90.
1932 Philip Barry's "Animal Kingdom," premieres in New York City NY on this day in history.
1932 France's Laval govt falls on this day in history.
1933 Uprising of Guardia Civil in Spain, 25 dies on January - 12.
1933 On January - 12 uS Congress recognize independence Philippines