1912

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This article is about the year 1912.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years: 1909 1910 191119121913 1914 1915
1912 by topic:
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1912 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1912
MCMXII
Ab urbe condita 2665
Armenian calendar 1361
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԱ
Assyrian calendar 6662
Bahá'í calendar 68–69
Bengali calendar 1319
Berber calendar 2862
British Regnal year Geo. 5 – 2 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 1834–1835
 - Kali Yuga 5013–5014
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)
Juche calendar 1
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4245
Minguo calendar ROC 1
民國1年
Thai solar calendar 2455

1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) in the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Sunday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

Main article: January 1912

February[edit]

Main article: February 1912

March[edit]

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

April[edit]

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

May[edit]

Main article: May 1912

June[edit]

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[edit]

Main article: July 1912

August[edit]

Main article: August 1912

September[edit]

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

October[edit]

Main article: October 1912

November[edit]

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

December[edit]

Main article: December 1912

Date unknown[edit]

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

Births[edit]

January–February[edit]

March–April[edit]

May–June[edit]

July–August[edit]

September–October[edit]

November–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Deaths[edit]

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April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

October–December[edit]

Nobel Prizes[edit]

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References[edit]

  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.". Addiction 101 (9): 1241–1245. doi:10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01511.x. PMID 16911722.