Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jul 19 In the year 1912 a meteorite with an estimated mass of 190 kg explodes over the town of Holbrook in Navajo County, Arizona causing approximately 16,000 pieces of debris to rain down on the town.
Jul 20 On this day in history andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales)
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game in the year 1912.
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
Jul 23 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong) on this day in history.
Jul 25 Comoros proclaimed a French colonies in the year 1912.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 in the year 1912.
Jul 26 On this day in history derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) on this day in history.
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
Jul 30 On this day in history mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) in the year 1912.
Jul 31 First attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history rBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) on this day in history.
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist in the year 1912.
Aug 02 In the year 1912 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY
Aug 02 In the year 1912 ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface)
Aug 03 On this day in history gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 David Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times) in the year 1912.
Aug 05 On this day in history japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 On this day in history progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
Aug 08 In the year 1912 daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 On this day in history herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
Aug 11 On this day in history jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women)
Aug 12 Jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek) on this day in history.
Aug 13 Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53) in the year 1912.
Aug 13 In the year 1912 jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
Aug 14 On this day in history 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer in the year 1912.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)
Aug 15 In the year 1912 yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister