Historical Events In 1912
Monday, 17 February 2020
Aug 17 In the year 1912 edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop
Aug 19 On this day in history alfonse Hasselmans, composer, dies at 67
Aug 19 Percy Aldridge Grainger's "Shepherd's Key," premieres on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1912 philip Kapleau, founder (Rochester Zen Center in New Haven)
Aug 20 Plant Quarantine Act goes into effect in the year 1912.
Aug 20 On this day in history william Booth, English minister/founder (Leader des Heils), dies
Aug 21 On this day in history bruce Trent, singer
Aug 21 In the year 1912 mr Carter-Cotton chosen 1st chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 21 In the year 1912 mr Carter-Cotton chosen first chancellor of Univ of British Columbia
Aug 22 On this day in history edith Porada, art historian/archaeologist
Aug 22 England defeat Australia to win the Triangular Tournament on this day in history.
Aug 22 Pope Gregory IX, dies on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1912 gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way)
Aug 23 The birth of Gene Kelly, Hollywood song and dance man, also producer/director on this day in history.
Aug 24 In the year 1912 alaska becomes a U.S. territory.
Aug 24 Durward Kirby, Indianapolis Ind, TV announcer (Garry Moore Show) in the year 1912.
Aug 24 NYC ticker tape parade for Jim Thorpe & victorious US olympians on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history territory of Alaska organized
Aug 24 On this day in history uS passes Anti-gag law, federal employees right to petition the govt
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) on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1912 edgar Rice Burroughs publishes Tarzan of the Apes.
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) on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history barry Sullivan, NYC, actor (Duffy's Tavern, Man Called X, Tall Man)
Aug 30 On this day in history edward M Purcell, US physicist (Nobel 1952)
Aug 30 In the year 1912 st Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1
Aug 31 Ramon Vinay, operatic tenor/baritone in the year 1912.
Sep 01 On this day in history sam[uel E] van Beem, actor (Dollar Princess), dies at 62
Sep 02 Johan Daisne, [Herman Thiery], Belgian writer (magic realism) in the year 1912.
Sep 03 Arnold Schoenberg's "Funf Orchesterstucke," premieres in the year 1912.
Sep 03 In the year 1912 world's 1st cannery opens in England to supply food to the navy, they use lead toseaal the cans!!