Historical Events In 1872
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jan 02 Canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports in the year 1872.
Jan 03 1st patent list issued by US Patent Office in the year 1872.
Jan 03 On this day in history the first patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 04 In the year 1872 edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder
Jan 06 Alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus) in the year 1872.
Jan 11 On this day in history paul Graener, composer
Jan 12 In the year 1872 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 in the year 1872.
Jan 20 California Stock Exchange Board organized on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1872 frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister
Jan 21 Franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history learned Hand, Albany NY, Chief judge (US Court of Appeals)
Jan 29 In the year 1872 francis L Cardoza elected State Treasurer of South Carolina
Jan 31 Zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage) in the year 1872.
Feb 01 Paul Fort, French poet/founder of Vers et Prose in the year 1872.
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 On this day in history alcorn A & M College opens
Feb 07 In the year 1872 nikolaos "Sokrates" Politis, Greek lawyer/diplomat/foreign minister
Feb 10 Anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP) in the year 1872.
Feb 14 On this day in history 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA)
Feb 15 In Victoria British Columbia, the Provincial Legislature meets for the first time as a Province of Canada on this day in history.
Feb 20 Hydraulic electric elevator patented by Cyrus Baldwin on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1872 luther Crowell patents a machine that manufactures paper bags
Feb 20 Metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York City on this day in history.
Feb 20 Silas Noble &JP Cooley patents toothpick manufacturing machine in the year 1872.
Feb 21 Pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Feb 22 1st national convention of Prohibition Party (Columbus Ohio) in the year 1872.
Feb 22 First national convention of the Prohibition Party (Columbus OH) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH
Feb 24 In the year 1872 john Jarvis, England, swimmer (won 108 titles)
Feb 27 Charlotte Ray, 1st Black woman lawyer, graduated Howard University on this day in history.