What Happened on June 6, 1912

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Historical Events


Volcanic EruptionEruption of Novarupta

The eruption of Novarupta in Alaska begins, the largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century
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Ash drifts around Katmai village barabaras (sod houses) after the June 1912 eruption of Novarupta
Ash drifts around Katmai village barabaras (sod houses) after the June 1912 eruption of Novarupta


Famous Birthdays

  • MarĂ­a Montez [Vidal], Dominican actress known as The Queen of Technicolor (Cobra Woman, Arabian Nights), born in Barahona, Dominican Republic (d. 1951)