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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from February 12, 1908 to August 29, 1913 the cabinet Heemskerk, with Mr. Th. Heemskerk (AR) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 6.0 million citizens.
  • The Royal Flying Corps (now the Royal Air Force) is established in the United Kingdom.
  • The First Balkan War begins.
  • The frozen bodies of Robert Scott and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
Weather

The temperature on September 12, 1912 was between 8.8 °C and 16.7 °C and averaged 11.8 °C. There was 6.7 hours of sunshine (52%). The average windspeed was 3 Bft (moderate breeze) and was prevailing from the northeast.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from September 12, 1912 at Delpher

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Died on September 12

Names that were popular for boys in 1912
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Gerrit
  • Pieter
  • Petrus
  • Adrianus
  • Jacob
  • Jacobus
  • Hendrikus
  • Gerardus
  • Wilhelmus
  • Dirk
Names that were popular for girls in 1912
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Wilhelmina
  • Elisabeth
  • Adriana
  • Catharina
  • Hendrika
  • Petronella
  • Jacoba
  • Aaltje
  • Geertruida
  • Helena
  • Grietje