Historical Events In 1912
Monday, 06 July 2020
Jan 19 Francis David Charteris, earl of Wemyss & March/Scottish landowner in the year 1912.
Jan 20 Christopher Casson, Irish actor (Zardoz, Educating Rita) on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1912 konrad Bloch, Germany, biochemist (studied cholesterol-Nobel 1964)
Jan 23 Ank van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy) in the year 1912.
Jan 23 The Aermore Manufacturing Company, a Chicago concern, received a patent for the Aermore Exhaust Horn, a multiple-pipe horn powered by engine exhaust that played a chord like a church organ on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1912 the International Opium Convention is signed at The Hague.
Jan 24 On this day in history ken Weekes, cricketer (WI batsman v England 1939, 137 at The Oval)
Jan 25 Lucius E Burch Jr, US lawyer/civil rights leader on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history cora Baird, NYC, puppeteer (Kukla, Fran & Ollie)
Jan 27 On this day in history lawrence Durrell, Darjeeling, Indian/British writer (Private Country, Alexandria Quartet)
Jan 28 In the year 1912 jackson Pollock, Cody Wyoming, expressionist painter (Lavender Mist)
Jan 28 The birth of Jackson Pollock, American painter in the year 1912.
Jan 29 In the year 1912 "Professor" Irwin Corey, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Car Wash, Doc)
Jan 29 Hermann Bang, writer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence MA on this day in history.
Jan 29 Martial law declared in textile strike in Lawrence, MA on this day in history.
Jan 30 Barbara Tuchman, US, historian/author (Pulitzer, Guns of August) in the year 1912.
Jan 31 In the year 1912 in Prince William Sound, Alaska one of the Largest Earthquakes inthe United States measured at 7.0
Feb 02 In the year 1912 frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty
Feb 02 Frederick R Law, parachutes from Statue of Liberty (stunt for Pathe) in the year 1912.
Feb 03 In the year 1912 jacques Soustelle, French minister of information
Feb 04 On this day in history byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945)
Feb 05 On this day in history willard Parker, NYC, actor (Kiss Me Kate, What A Woman)
Feb 06 Eva Braun, mistress (Adolph Hitler) in the year 1912.
Feb 07 In the year 1912 2nd Dutch 11 city skate (Coen de Koenig wins (11:40)
Feb 07 Derek Farr, London, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large) in the year 1912.
Feb 08 In the year 1912 1st eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville, Fla
Feb 08 In the year 1912 first eastbound US transcontinental flight lands in Jacksonville FL
Feb 08 In the year 1912 simon Jurovsky, composer
Feb 09 Hubert William Dean, air armaments specialist on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1912 uS Tennis Assn amends rule taking bye away from defending champion
Feb 10 In the year 1912 hobbs & Rhodes make 323 cricket opening stand v Aust at MCG
Feb 10 Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, surgeon (pioneer of antiseptic), dies on this day in history.
Feb 10 Lord Orr-Ewing on this day in history.