Historical Events In 1912
Sunday, 29 March 2020
Mar 27 First Japanese cherry blossom trees planted in Washington DC in the year 1912.
Mar 27 James Callaghan, (L) British PM (1976-79) in the year 1912.
Mar 28 A[rthur] Bertram Chandler, UK, sci-fi author (Empress of Outer Space) on this day in history.
Mar 29 Capt Robert Scott, storm-bound in a tent near South Pole, makes last entry in his diary "the end cannot be far" in the year 1912.
Mar 29 In the year 1912 captain Robert Scott, blizzard-bound in a tent 18 km from the South Pole, makes last entry in his diary "the end cannot be far"
Mar 29 Robert F Scott, British pole explorer (Antarctica), dies in the year 1912.
Mar 30 In the year 1912 andrew Rodger Waterson, scholar/naturalist
Mar 30 French protectorate in Morocco established in the year 1912.
Mar 30 Karl May, German writer (Winnetou/Kara Ben Nemsi), dies at 70 in the year 1912.
Mar 31 In the year 1912 wilhelmus Berkelmans, civil servant/resistance fighter
Apr 01 In the year 1912 the Greek athlete Konstantinos Tsiklitiras breaks the world record -in standing long jump jumping 3.47 meters.
Apr 02 In the year 1912 sun Yet Sen forms Guomindang-Party in China
Apr 02 Titanic undergoes sea trials under its own power on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history addeke H Boerma, Dutch dir-gen (FAO)
Apr 04 Army fires on striking mine workers at Lena-gold fields Siberia on this day in history.
Apr 04 Chinese republic proclaimed in Tibet in the year 1912.
Apr 05 In the year 1912 john Le Mesurier, Bedford England, actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army)
Apr 06 In the year 1912 electric starter 1st appeared in cars
Apr 06 Endre Szekely, composer on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1912 john Adrian Hope, politician/businessman
Apr 08 In the year 1912 sonja Henie, Oslo Norway, ice skater/actress (Olympic-gold-1928,32,36)
Apr 08 In the year 1912 steamers collide in Nile, drowning 200
Apr 09 On this day in history 1st exhibition baseball game at Fenway Park (Red Sox vs Harvard)
Apr 09 On this day in history steamers collide in the Nile, drowning 200
Apr 10 On this day in history clarke Hinkle, NFL fullback (Green Bay Packers)
Apr 10 On this day in history j Palisa discovers asteroid #730 Athanasia
Apr 10 RMS Titanic sets sail for its 1st & last voyage on this day in history.
Apr 10 RMS Titanic sets sail for its first &last voyage in the year 1912.
Apr 10 Southampton England White Star liner Titanic leaves Southamption at noon for Cherbourg France on this day in history.
Apr 10 On this day in history the liner 'Titanic' leaves Southampton on its first (and only) voyage
Apr 11 Cornerstone of Technion in Haifa Palestine laid on this day in history.
Apr 11 John Larkin, Oakland Calif, actor (Saints & Sinners, 12 O'Clock High) on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1912 clara Barton, organizer (American Red Cross), dies at 90
Apr 12 In the year 1912 eric Feldary, Budapest Hungary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep)