Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 15 September 2019
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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) in the year 1912.
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game on this day in history.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
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 on this day in history.
Jul 25 Lawrence Alma Tadema, Dutch/British painter, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 26 Derek Riches, diplomat in the year 1912.
Jul 26 On this day in history first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
Jul 27 In the year 1912 hilde Domin, writer
Jul 30 In the year 1912 mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60
Jul 31 Bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's) on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
Jul 31 On this day in history rBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal
Jul 31 US government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship) in the year 1912.
Aug 01 In the year 1912 brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY on this day in history.
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) in the year 1912.
Aug 03 On this day in history gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 In the year 1912 david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo in the year 1912.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres in the year 1912.
Aug 08 In the year 1912 daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor in the year 1912.
Aug 11 Jean Parker, Butte Mont, actress (Beyond Tomorrow, Little Women) in the year 1912.
Aug 12 In the year 1912 jane Wyatt, Campgaw NJ, actress (Father Knows Best, Star Trek)
Aug 13 In the year 1912 ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Aug 14 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925 in the year 1912.
Aug 14 Eva Strittmatter, writer in the year 1912.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef)
Aug 15 Yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game in the year 1912.
Aug 16 On this day in history marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister