Historical Events In 1912
Wednesday, 26 June 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) on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1912 phillies Sherry Magee steals home twice in 1 game
Jul 22 5th Olympic games in Stockholm closes on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1912 5th Olympic games in Stockholm, Sweden closes
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 In the year 1912 derek Riches, diplomat
Jul 26 First airborne radio communications from naval aircraft to ship (LT John Rodgers to USS Stringham) in the year 1912.
Jul 27 Hilde Domin, writer in the year 1912.
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) in the year 1912.
Jul 31 On this day in history first attempt to launch an airplane by catapult made at Annapolis.
Jul 31 In the year 1912 rBC soccer team forms in Roosendaal
Jul 31 On this day in history uS government prohibits movies & photos of prize fights (censorship)
Aug 01 Brian Keith-Lucas, political scientist on this day in history.
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 In the year 1912 gene Kelly, actor/dancer (Xanadu, 40 Carats, Marjorie Morningstar)
Aug 04 On this day in history david Raksin, Phila Penns, composer (Modern Times)
Aug 05 On this day in history japan's first taxicab service begins in Ginza, Tokyo.
Aug 07 Progressive (Bull Moose) Party nominates Theodore Roosevelt for pres on this day in history.
Aug 08 On this day in history daniel Mann, Brooklyn, director (Willard, Butterfield 8)
Aug 10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor on this day in history.
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 On this day in history ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)
Aug 13 Jules EF Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70 in the year 1912.
Aug 14 2,500 US marines invade Nicaragua; US remains until 1925 on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1912 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 In the year 1912 marga AM Klompe, 1st Netherland woman elected minister