x
Search 21 of 0

Today In History: January 12

Historic News Events, Archive

Keywords: xtodayinhistoryjanx xtodayinhistoryx

Categories: Earthquakes;
Displaying 1 - 193  of  193 Results

100114128513
APTOPIX Haiti Earthquake
A man looks for a body among hundreds of earthquake victims at the morgue in Port-au-Prince, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Haiti Tuesday. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

230112026
MEMEL LITHUANIAN IRREGULARS
Some of the Lithuanian irregulars who have forced the French garrison to withdraw from Memel and the surrounding district, Jan. 12, 1923, outside their headquarters. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

230112035
LITHUANIA IRREGULARS OCCUPY MEMEL
Some of the Lithuanian irregulars who have forced the French garrison to withdraw from Memel and the surrounding district, Jan. 12, 1923. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

230112044
Hoover Dam 1923
An unusual air view showing the extremely rugged countryside and part of the Colorado River (left center) bed dry of any water as the stream’s flow is directed through diversion tunnels, Jan. 12, 1923. It is here that Hoover Dam, key of the $165,000,000 boulder Dam project, will rise. The diverted waters of the Colorado may be seen flowing from the mouths of the tunnels at bottom of picture. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

290112011
LOS ANGELES OPEN HAGEN
Walter Hagen is shown in action during the fourth annual $10,000 Los Angeles Open Golf tournament at the Riviera Country Club course near Santa Monica, Ca., Jan. 12, 1929. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

320112016
NYC MAYOR WALKER BILLIE DOVE
New York City Mayor James J. Walker is photographed by movie actress Billie Dove at City Hall in New York City, Jan. 12, 1932. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

340112014
IRVIN BAILEY 1934
Irvin "Ace" Bailey, Toronro Maple Leaf star, photographed in Boston Hospital for the first time since he was taken critically injured from the Boston Garden Rink, Dec. 12, 1933. Photo shows him with his wife, Gladys Jan. 12, 1934. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

350112013
LOS ANGELES OPEN HAGEN
Walter Hagen, of Detroit, Mich., tees off on the first green in the Tenth Annual Los Angeles Open Golf Tournament at the Los Angeles Country Club, Ca., Jan. 12, 1935. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

350112022
GLORIA VANDERBILT VISITS MOTHER
Clad in a gray squirrel fur coat, little Gloria Vanderbilt arrives at the home of her mother, Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, in midtown New York, January 12, 1935, for a week-end visit authorized by Surpreme Court Justice Carew after he placed the girl under the guardianship of her paternal aunt, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney. Nicknamed "poor little rich girl" by the press, the 10-year-old heiress to a $ 4,000 000 fortune from her late father, Reginald Vanderbilt, is subject of a fierce custody battle between her mother and her aunt. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

360112012
L.A. OPEN NELSON
Byron Nelson, contestant from Ridgewood, N.J., is shown practicing for the L.A. Open at the Los Angeles Country Club, Ca., Jan. 12, 1936. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

360112147
Mary Pickford Dancing Leslie Howard
Apparently unconcerned over the return of Douglas Fair banks to Hollywood and the granting of her final decree of divorce from him Mary Pickford was hostess at a party in Pickfair. She is dancing with Leslie Howard, British film actor who was one of her guests in Beverly Hills on Jan. 12, 1936. (AP Photo/Frank Filan)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

370112020
GOERING SALUTES STORMTROOPERS
German Air Minister, General Hermann Goering, salutes stormtroopers during the march pass at the Air Ministry, Berlin, Jan. 12, 1937. Goering was also celebrating his forty fourth birthday. Behind Goering, right, is Chief of Staff of the S.A. Victor Lutze. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

370112039
TROTSKY ARRIVES IN MEXICO.jpg
Former Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky and his companion Natalie Sedov, arrived in Tampico, Mexico, Jan. 12, 1937, after they had been forced to leave Norway. They made the journey to Mexico aboard the oil tanker 'Ruth'. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

370112093
U.S Mint
Workman at the U.S Mint pouring melted gold into ingot molds on January 12, 1937 in Philadelphia. The shipment of ingots was to be sent to the government's new vault at Ft. Knox in Kentucky. (AP Photo/Tom Sande)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

3701121182
Flint Auto Workers Strike 1937
A group of strike sympathizers is shown tipping over an automobile loaded with sheriff's deputies during the riot at the strike-closed Fisher Body company plant No. 2 in Flint, Michigan, Jan. 12, 1937. The deputies climbed out unhurt. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

3701120226
Palestine Mufti Leaving Offices of Commission
The Mufti of Jerusalem appeared before the Royal Palestine commission as the first spokesman for the Arab Case. For two months the Arab higher committee, headed by the Mufti, declined to co-operate with the commission. The decision to testify came after the Arab sovereigns of Iraq and Saudi Arabia had appealed to the committee to appear before the commission. The Mufti, left, leaving the offices of the commission after his testimony, on Jan. 12, 1937. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

380112145
Labor John L Lewis
John L. Lewis, dynamic head of the CIO and United Mine Workers, with his aide, Phillip Murray, Jan. 12, 1938 in New York as he emerged from a conference with Thomas L. Moses of the U.S. Coal and turned to reporters to comment on an apparent rift in the CIO leadership. To assertions by David Dubinsky, president of one of the CIO's strongest affiliates, the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union, that Lewis' organization was responsible for breakdown in CIO-AFL peace negotiation. Lewis bluntly replied he thought Dubinsky ought to "decide whether he is flesh or fowl or good red herring." (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

380112038
Switzerland Graham Sharp
The English skating champion Graham Sharp practicing at St. Moritz, on the Palace Ice rink on Jan. 12, 1938. His grace is well demonstrated in this picture. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

380112056
Greece Duchess of Kent
The Duchess of Kent with her mother Princess Nicholas, and her two sisters Princess Elizabeth and Princess Olga, went on a sightseeing tour of Athens after the Royal wedding there, at which they were present. Britain's Duchess of Kent, Princess Olga of Yugoslavia, standing, Princess Nicholas of Greece, and Princess Elizabeth at the Acropolis in Athens, on Jan. 12, 1938. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

390112019
ENGLAND CZECH REFUGEES
An airport customs official greets Czech refugee children from Prague on their arrival at Croydon airport in London, England, Jan. 12, 1939. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

3901120133
Sharecroppers
This little girl, one of hundred of self-styled sharecroppers and tenant farmers, protected her baby brother in Madrid, Missouri on Jan. 12, 1939. Hundreds of families have been evicted and moved onto the highway right-of-way in protest against their economic status. (**Caption information on both the sides missing) (AP Photo/Horace Cort)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

3901120174
England Unemployment
Unemployed marched through the West End in London on Jan. 12, 1939, New Year's Eve carrying this coffin bearing the legend "He did not get winter relief" as they sought support for larger relief payments. Police took the coffin away from them. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

410112024
Groups Of Prisoners WWII
When Great Britain's empire army swept the Italian army back from Sidi Barrani, it captured thousands of soldiers. The desert was dotted as far as the eye could see by groups of prisoners waiting to be taken to camps in Egypt, Jan. 12, 1941. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

410112177
WWII London Bomb Damage
Firemen playing their hoses on a burning building in Cheapside in the heart of the city of London on Jan. 12, 1941, after it had been fired by Nazi bombs from an air raid. (AP Photo)

Usage Notes: This content is intended for editorial use only. For other uses, additional clearances may be required.

X

Message Box

Cancel
Ok
No
Yes
X

Message Box

Cancel
Ok
No
Yes