Historical Events In 1912
Friday, 07 August 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 Andrew Long, Scottish author (Blue Book of Fairy Tales) on this day in history.
Jul 20 Phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game in the year 1912.
Jul 22 On this day in history 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes in the year 1912.
Jul 23 In the year 1912 michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
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 In the year 1912 first airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham)
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
Jul 30 Mutsuhito, 122nd emperor of Japan (1867-1912), dies at 60 in the year 1912.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 bill Brown, cricketer (Australian opener of the 30's & 40's)
Jul 31 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist
Aug 02 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at CC of Buffalo NY in the year 1912.
Aug 02 Ann Dvorak, [McKim], NYC, actress (G Men, Life of Her Own, Scarface) on this day in history.
Aug 03 Gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar) on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 Japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1912 progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres
Aug 08 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor in the year 1912.
Aug 11 In the year 1912 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 On this day in history ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
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 On this day in history eva Strittmatter, writer
Aug 15 Julia Child, Pasadena Calif, chef (French Chef) on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1912 yankee Guy Zinn sets record by stealing home twice in a game
Aug 16 Marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister in the year 1912.