Historical Events In 1872
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 02 In the year 1872 canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports.
Jan 03 1st patent list issued by US Patent Office in the year 1872.
Jan 03 The first patent list issued by US Patent Office in the year 1872.
Jan 04 Edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder in the year 1872.
Jan 06 Alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus) on this day in history.
Jan 11 Paul Graener, composer on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history yohannes IV is crowned Emperor of Ethiopia in Axum, the first imperial coronation in that city in over 200 years.
Jan 16 Edward G Craig, actor/director (On the art of theatre) on this day in history.
Jan 18 On this day in history paul Leautaud, [Maurice Boissard], France, writer (Petit ami)
Jan 20 Calif Stock Exchange Board organized on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1872 california Stock Exchange Board organized
Jan 21 Frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister in the year 1872.
Jan 21 On this day in history franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81
Jan 27 On this day in history learned Hand, Albany NY, Chief judge (US Court of Appeals)
Jan 29 Francis L Cardoza elected State Treasurer of South Carolina in the year 1872.
Jan 31 On this day in history zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage)
Feb 01 In the year 1872 paul Fort, French poet/founder of Vers et Prose
Feb 01 The birth of Paul Fort, French poet on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1872 theodor Lessing, writer [or Feb 8]
Feb 07 Alcorn A & M College opens on this day in history.
Feb 07 Nikolaos "Sokrates" Politis, Greek lawyer/diplomat/foreign minister in the year 1872.
Feb 10 In the year 1872 anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP)
Feb 14 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA) in the year 1872.
Feb 15 On this day in history in Victoria British Columbia, the Provincial Legislature meets for the first time as a Province of Canada
Feb 20 Hydraulic electric elevator patented by Cyrus Baldwin in the year 1872.
Feb 20 Luther Crowell patents a machine that manufactures paper bags in the year 1872.
Feb 20 Metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York City in the year 1872.
Feb 20 Silas Noble &JP Cooley patents toothpick manufacturing machine on this day in history.
Feb 21 Pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82 in the year 1872.
Feb 22 1st national convention of Prohibition Party (Columbus Ohio) in the year 1872.
Feb 22 On this day in history first national convention of the Prohibition Party (Columbus OH)
Feb 22 In the year 1872 labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH
Feb 24 John Jarvis, England, swimmer (won 108 titles) on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1872 charlotte Ray, 1st Black woman lawyer, graduated Howard University