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  • New york, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 17, 1912

    Titanic

    The Plan

    New york, U.S.
    Wednesday Apr 17, 1912

    Titanic was planned to arrive at New York on the morning of 17 April.




  • Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
    Thursday May 30, 1912

    The Wright brothers

    Wilbur's Death

    Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
    Thursday May 30, 1912

    Wilbur died, at age 45, at the Wright family home on May 30.




  • U.S.
    Thursday Jul 4, 1912

    Flag of the United States

    48 Stars flag

    U.S.
    Thursday Jul 4, 1912

    The flag was changed to have 48 stars. (for New Mexico, Arizona)




  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
    Monday Oct 14, 1912

    Theodore Roosevelt

    Assassination Attempt

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
    Monday Oct 14, 1912

    On October 14, 1912, while campaigning in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Roosevelt was shot by a saloonkeeper named John Flammang Schrank. The bullet lodged in his chest after penetrating his steel eyeglass case and passing through a thick (50 pages) single-folded copy of the speech titled "Progressive Cause Greater Than Any Individual", which he was carrying in his jacket.




  • New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
    Tuesday Dec 31, 1912

    Louis Armstrong

    Arrested

    New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
    Tuesday Dec 31, 1912

    Borrowing his stepfather's gun without permission, he fired a blank into the air and was arrested on December 31, 1912. He spent the night at New Orleans Juvenile Court, then was sentenced the next day to detention at the Colored Waif's Home.




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