Historical Events In 1912
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Apr 13 Royal Flying Corps forms (later RAF) in the year 1912.
Apr 13 On this day in history the British Royal Flying Corps (RAF) was created by Royal Charter
Apr 14 In the year 1912 belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher
Apr 14 Pan American Union forms in the year 1912.
Apr 14 In the year 1912 the liner 'Titanic' strikes an ice berg at 11.40pm, and begins to sink
Apr 14 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) on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history a Massinger discovers asteroids #731 Sorga & #732 Tjilaki
Apr 15 Kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94) in the year 1912.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks at 2 27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM in North Atlantic as the band plays on in the year 1912.
Apr 15 Titanic sinks at 2:27 AM off Newfoundland as band plays on on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1912 titanic sinks... A slew of bad movies follow
Apr 15 USS Chester and USS Salem sailed from MA to assist RMS Titanic survivors in the year 1912.
Apr 16 David Langton, Scotland, actor (Quintet, St Joan, Abandon Ship) on this day in history.
Apr 16 Harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman pilot to cross English Channel on this day in history.
Apr 16 On this day in history harriet Quimby becomes first woman pilot to cross the English Channel
Apr 17 1st unofficial gold record (Al Jolson's "Ragging The Baby To Sleep") on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival Pioneer
Apr 18 John Lapworth Holt, boat Designer in the year 1912.
Apr 18 In the year 1912 the Cunard liner RMS Carpathia brings 705 survivors from the RMS Titanic to New York City.
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 On this day in history bram Stoker, Irish theater manager/writer (Dracula), dies at 64
Apr 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1912 tiger Stadium in Detroit opens
Apr 21 In the year 1912 feike P Asma, Dutch organist
Apr 22 On this day in history gavalda Miguel Querol, composer
Apr 24 In the year 1912 justin M'Carthy, politician/novelist (Miss Misanthrope), dies at 81
Apr 25 Gladys L Presley, mother of Elvis on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history 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 The first homerun hit at Fenway Park (Hugh Bradley, Red Sox) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Franz Weyergans, Belgian literary (Les Gens Heureux) in the year 1912.