1912

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
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1912 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1912
MCMXII
Ab urbe condita2665
Armenian calendar1361
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԱ
Assyrian calendar6662
Bahá'í calendar68–69
Balinese saka calendar1833–1834
Bengali calendar1319
Berber calendar2862
British Regnal yearGeo. 5 – 3 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar2456
Burmese calendar1274
Byzantine calendar7420–7421
Chinese calendar辛亥(Metal Pig)
4608 or 4548
    — to —
壬子年 (Water Rat)
4609 or 4549
Coptic calendar1628–1629
Discordian calendar3078
Ethiopian calendar1904–1905
Hebrew calendar5672–5673
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1968–1969
 - Shaka Samvat1833–1834
 - Kali Yuga5012–5013
Holocene calendar11912
Igbo calendar912–913
Iranian calendar1290–1291
Islamic calendar1330–1331
Japanese calendarMeiji 45 / Taishō 1
(大正元年)
Javanese calendar1841–1842
Juche calendar1
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4245
Minguo calendarROC 1
民國1年
Nanakshahi calendar444
Thai solar calendar2454–2455
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 of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Sunday 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. As of the start of 1912, the Gregorian calendar was 13 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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

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

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November 8, 1912: New Jersey Governor Woodrow Wilson wins U.S. presidential election.

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

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dirigibles in Tripoli War", The 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 September 2, 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. doi:10.1111/j.1360-0443.2006.01511.x. PMID 16911722. 

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