Historical Events In 1912
Wednesday, 19 January 2022
Aug 17 Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1912 alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
Aug 19 On this day in history percy Aldridge Grainger's "Shepherd's Key," premieres
Aug 20 On this day in history philip Kapleau, founder (Rochester Zen Center in New Haven)
Aug 20 On this day in history plant Quarantine Act goes into effect
Aug 20 William Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies on this day in history.
Aug 21 Bruce Trent, singer on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1912 mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 21 On this day in history mr Carter-Cotton chosen first chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 22 Edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist on this day in history.
Aug 22 England defeat Australia to win the Triangular Tournament on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1912 pope Gregory IX, dies
Aug 23 On this day in history gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way)
Aug 23 In the year 1912 the birth of Gene Kelly, Hollywood song and dance man, also producer/director
Aug 24 Alaska becomes a U.S. territory in the year 1912.
Aug 24 In the year 1912 durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show)
Aug 24 NYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians in the year 1912.
Aug 24 On this day in history territory of Alaska organized
Aug 24 US passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the govt on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history 1st time an aircraft recovers from a spin
Aug 25 On this day in history erich Honecker, Germany, Pres (East Germany)
Aug 26 32nd US Mens Tennis: M E McLoughlin beats W F Johnson (36 26 62 64 62) in the year 1912.
Aug 27 Edgar Rice Burroughs publishes Tarzan of the Apes in the year 1912.
Aug 27 On this day in history edgar Rice Burroughs' publishes "Tarzan of the Apes"
Aug 27 On this day in history peter Gretton, British vice admiral
Aug 28 Ruurd Faber, mayor of Aalten (1971-75) in the year 1912.
Aug 29 In the year 1912 barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man)
Aug 30 Edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952) on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1912 st Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1
Aug 31 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1912 sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62
Sep 02 On this day in history johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism)
Sep 03 Arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke," premieres on this day in history.
Sep 03 World's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy, they use lead toseaal the cans!! on this day in history.