Historical Events In June - 12
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
1849 On June - 12 gas mask patented by Lewis Haslett (Louisville Ky)
1850 On June - 12 jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77
1851 On June - 12 oliver Joseph Lodge, England, early radio pioneer
1853 On June - 12 john C de Jonge, Dutch historian/archivist, dies at 60
1857 On this day in history achille Simonetti, composer
1858 Cornelis Smit, Dutch ship builder/ship owner, dies at 74 on June - 12.
1859 On June - 12 comstock Silver Lode in Nevada discovered
1860 On this day in history the State Bank of the Russian Empire is established.
1861 On June - 12 missouri Governor Claiborne Jackson calls for 50,000 volunteers to stop Federates from taking over his state
1864 On June - 12 lee sends Early into Shenandoah Valley
1867 On June - 12 austro-Hungarian Empire forms
1874 Willem Louis Frederic Landre, composer on June - 12.
1875 9th Belmont: Bobby Swim aboard Calvin wins in 2:42.25 on June - 12.
1876 On June - 12 narciso Garay, composer
1877 Thomas C Hart, US admiral (Asiatic fleet) on this day in history.
1878 James O Curwood, US, journalist/writer (Kazan the wolfdog) on June - 12.
1878 On June - 12 hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer [Head of Jut], dies at 26
1880 1st baseball perfect game-John Richmond of Worcester beats Cleve on June - 12.
1881 On June - 12 juan de Hernandez, composer
1885 On June - 12 roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France
1885 On June - 12 werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
1887 On June - 12 gustav Weber, composer, dies at 41
1888 On this day in history carel Vosmaer, art historian/poet/editor (Neth Spectator), dies at 62
1889 Single tornado kills 119, injures 146 (New Richmond Wisc) on this day in history.
1890 The birth of Egon Schiele, German painter on this day in history.
1890 Egon Schiele, Austrian painter/graphic artist on June - 12.
1892 Neth Society for Currency & Coin collecting forms on June - 12.
1892 On June - 12 john Donald Robb, composer
1893 On this day in history kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/radio play director (Paul Vlaanderen)
1896 On this day in history j.T. Hearne sets a cricket record for the earliest date of taking 100 first-class wickets in a season.
1897 On this day in history in Assam. India a 8.7 earthquake caused caused the complete devastation of over 9,000 square miles and was felt over 1.75 million square miles. Over 1500 deaths
1897 Possibly most severe quake in history strikes Assam India. Shock waves felt over an area size of Europe. Negligible death toll on June - 12.
1897 On this day in history possibly most severe quake in history strikes Assam India, shock waves felt over an area size of Europe (negligible death toll)
1897 On this day in history alexandre Tansman, Lodz Poland, composer (Dyptique)