1912

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This article is about the year 1912.
1912
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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1909 1910 191119121913 1914 1915
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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

Main article: January 1912

February

Main article: February 1912

March

Main article: March 1912
March 27: Cherry trees for Washington, D.C.

April

Main article: April 1912
April 15: The RMS Titanic sinks.

May

Main article: May 1912

June

Main article: June 1912
  • 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

Main article: July 1912

August

Main article: August 1912

September

Main article: September 1912
  • September 28 – William Christopher Handy's "Memphis Blues" is published.

October

Main article: October 1912

November

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

December

Main article: December 1912

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

References

  1. "Dirigibles in Tripoli War", New York Times, March 8, 1912
  2. Lord, Walter (1955). A Night to Remember. New York: Holt. 
  3. Zissa, Robert F. (July 1984). "Nicaragua, 1912". Leatherneck Magazine. Retrieved 2011-11-01. 
  4. "ThyssenKrupp Nirosta: History". Archived from the original on 2 September 2007. Retrieved August 13, 2007. 
  5. To the Cambridge Philosophical Society. "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1915". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2012-11-29. 
  6. Freudenmann, R. W.; Oxler, F.; Bernschneider-Reif, S. (2006). "The origin of MDMA (ecstasy) revisited: the true story reconstructed from the original documents." (PDF). Addiction. 101 (9): 1241–1245. PMID 16911722. doi:10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01511.x.