1912

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1912
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1909 1910 191119121913 1914 1915
1912 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1912
MCMXII
Ab urbe condita 2665
Armenian calendar 1361
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԱ
Assyrian calendar 6662
Bahá'í calendar 68–69
Balinese saka calendar 1833–1834
Bengali calendar 1319
Berber calendar 2862
British Regnal year Geo. 5 – 3 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2456
Burmese calendar 1274
Byzantine calendar 7420–7421
Chinese calendar 辛亥(Metal Pig)
4608 or 4548
    — to —
壬子年 (Water Rat)
4609 or 4549
Coptic calendar 1628–1629
Discordian calendar 3078
Ethiopian calendar 1904–1905
Hebrew calendar 5672–5673
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1968–1969
 - Shaka Samvat 1833–1834
 - Kali Yuga 5012–5013
Holocene calendar 11912
Igbo calendar 912–913
Iranian calendar 1290–1291
Islamic calendar 1330–1331
Japanese calendar Meiji 45 / Taishō 1
(大正元年)
Javanese calendar 1841–1842
Juche calendar 1
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4245
Minguo calendar ROC 1
民國1年
Nanakshahi calendar 444
Thai solar calendar 2454–2455
Tibetan calendar 阴金猪年
(female Iron-Pig)
2038 or 1657 or 885
    — to —
阳水鼠年
(male Water-Rat)
2039 or 1658 or 886

1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Sunday (dominical letter AG) of the Julian calendar, the 1912th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 912th year of the 2nd millennium, the 12th year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1910s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1912 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

January

February

March

March 27: Cherry trees for Washington, D.C.

April

April 15: The RMS Titanic sinks.

May

June

  • June 6 – The Novarupta volcano (290 miles (470 km) southwest of Anchorage) experiences a VEI 6 eruption; the largest eruption in the 20th century.

July

August

September

  • September 28 – William Christopher Handy's "Memphis Blues" is published.

October

November

November 5, 1912: New Jersey Governor Woodrow Wilson wins U.S. presidential election

December

Date unknown

1912 date-mark on the apex of a building at Springfield, Birmingham, England.

Births

January–February

Konrad Emil Bloch, 1965

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. "Dirigibles in Tripoli War", New York Times, March 8, 1912
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