Historical Events In 1912
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
Apr 13 In the year 1912 royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF)
Apr 13 On this day in history the British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter
Apr 14 Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher on this day in history.
Apr 14 Pan American Union forms on this day in history.
Apr 14 The liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1912 the Titanic,launched on 31 May 1911, on route from Southampton to New York with 2200 passengers, strikes Iceburg off the coast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and sinks. (1500+ death toll)
Apr 15 In the year 1912 a Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki
Apr 15 On this day in history kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94)
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on in the year 1912.
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 On this day in history titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on
Apr 15 Titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow in the year 1912.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 uSS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors
Apr 16 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1912 harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel
Apr 16 Harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep")
Apr 17 Isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer on this day in history.
Apr 18 John Lapworth Holt, boat Designer on this day in history.
Apr 18 The Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City in the year 1912.
Apr 19 16th Boston Marathon won by Mike Ryan of NY in 2:21:18.2 on this day in history.
Apr 19 In the year 1912 glenn T Seaborg, American chemist (AEC, Plutonium, Nobel 1951)
Apr 20 Bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1912 david Townsend, cricketer (3 Tests Eng v WI 1935)
Apr 20 On this day in history fenway Park officially opens, Red Sox beat NY Highlanders 7-6 in 11
Apr 20 Tiger Stadium in Detroit opens in the year 1912.
Apr 21 In the year 1912 feike P Asma, Dutch organist
Apr 22 Gavalda Miguel Querol, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Justin M'Carthy, politician/novelist (Miss Misanthrope), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1912 gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis
Apr 26 In the year 1912 1st homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 26 In the year 1912 a[lfred] E[lton] van Vogt, Canada, sci-fi author (Wizard of Linn)
Apr 26 On this day in history the first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox)
Apr 27 In the year 1912 franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux)