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1912


Jan
1
Republic of China is established Republic of China is established (1912)The History and Rise of China
Travel To China
Things To See in China
Regional Chinese Food and Cooking

17
Robert Falcon Scott reaches South Pole one month after Roald AmundsenCaptain Robert Falcon Scott reaches the South Pole, one month after Roald Amundsen (1912)Discovery and Death in Antarctica

28
Birthday of Jackson Pollock Birthday of Jackson Pollock (1912)Top Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Primer

Mar
6
Oreo Cookies first for saleOreo Cookies first for sale (1912)How to Make an OREO Cookie Cake
Top 10 Iconic Junk Foods

7
First non-stop flight from Paris to London French aviator Henri Seimet made the first non-stop flight from Paris to London (1912)The History of Aviation

Apr
14
Santos Futebol Clube is foundedSantos Futebol Clube is founded (1912).Top 10 Football Clubs

14
The Titanic hits an icebergThe British passenger liner RMS Titanic hits an iceberg in the North Atlantic at 11:40pm. The ship sinks the following morning with the loss of 1,517 lives (1912)The Sinking of the Titanic: A Timeline
Top 10 Shipwrecks
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

15
Birthday of Kim II-sungKim II-sung is born (1912)Top 10 Influential Political Leaders of the Last Century

15
The Titanic sinks in the AtlanticBritish liner RMS Titanic sank in the Atlantic after hitting an iceberg on her maiden voyage to New York. More than 1,500 people were killed (1912)The Sinking of the Titanic: A Timeline
Top 10 Shipwrecks
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

22
Pravda begins publication in Saint Petersburg Pravda, the "voice" of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, begins publication in Saint Petersburg (1912)Joseph Stalin: Biography of the Communist Soviet Dictator

Aug
15
Birthday of Julia ChildBirthday of Julia Child, American chef, author, and television personality who was famous for her book 'Mastering the Art of French Cooking.'Top 10 Celebrity Chefs

23
Birth of Gene KellyBirth of Gene Kelly (1912)Top 10 Actors Recreated With Special Effects

Nov
12
Robert Scott's frozen body is found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica The frozen bodies of Robert Scott and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica (1912)Discovery and Death in Antarctica

Dec
22
Birthday of Lady Bird JohnsonBirthday of Lady Bird Johnson, wife of President Lyndon Johnson.Top 10 Influential First Ladies of the United States