Historical Events In June - 12
Monday, 17 June 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 John C de Jonge, Dutch historian/archivist, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1857 On June - 12 achille Simonetti, composer
1858 On June - 12 cornelis Smit, Dutch ship builder/ship owner, dies at 74
1859 Comstock Silver Lode in Nevada discovered on this day in history.
1860 On June - 12 the State Bank of the Russian Empire is established.
1861 Missouri Governor Claiborne Jackson calls for 50,000 volunteers to stop Federates from taking over his state on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history lee sends Early into Shenandoah Valley
1867 On June - 12 austro-Hungarian Empire forms
1874 On this day in history willem Louis Frederic Landre, composer
1875 On this day in history 9th Belmont: Bobby Swim aboard Calvin wins in 2:42.25
1876 On this day in history narciso Garay, composer
1877 On June - 12 thomas C Hart, US admiral (Asiatic fleet)
1878 James O Curwood, US, journalist/writer (Kazan the wolfdog) on June - 12.
1878 Hendrik J Jut, Dutch murderer [Head of Jut], dies at 26 on June - 12.
1880 1st baseball perfect game-John Richmond of Worcester beats Cleve on this day in history.
1881 Juan de Hernandez, composer on this day in history.
1885 Roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France on June - 12.
1885 On June - 12 werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
1887 Gustav Weber, composer, dies at 41 on June - 12.
1888 On June - 12 carel Vosmaer, art historian/poet/editor (Neth Spectator), dies at 62
1889 Single tornado kills 119, injures 146 (New Richmond Wisc) on June - 12.
1890 On this day in history the birth of Egon Schiele, German painter
1890 Egon Schiele, Austrian painter/graphic artist on June - 12.
1892 On this day in history neth Society for Currency & Coin collecting forms
1892 On this day in history john Donald Robb, composer
1893 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/radio play director (Paul Vlaanderen) on June - 12.
1896 J.T. Hearne sets a cricket record for the earliest date of taking 100 first-class wickets in a season on this day in history.
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 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 possibly most severe quake in history strikes Assam India, shock waves felt over an area size of Europe (negligible death toll)
1897 Alexandre Tansman, Lodz Poland, composer (Dyptique) on June - 12.