Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Jan 02 Canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history 1st patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 03 In the year 1872 the first patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 04 In the year 1872 edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder
Jan 06 In the year 1872 alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus)
Jan 11 On this day in history paul Graener, composer
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) in the year 1872.
Jan 18 In the year 1872 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 in the year 1872.
Jan 21 In the year 1872 frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister
Jan 21 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81
Jan 27 In the year 1872 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 Zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage) on this day in history.
Feb 01 On this day in history 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 Theodor Lessing, writer [or Feb 8] on this day in history.
Feb 07 Alcorn A & M College opens in the year 1872.
Feb 07 On this day in history nikolaos "Sokrates" Politis, Greek lawyer/diplomat/foreign minister
Feb 10 Anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP) in the year 1872.
Feb 14 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In Victoria British Columbia, the Provincial Legislature meets for the first time as a Province of Canada in the year 1872.
Feb 20 Hydraulic electric elevator patented by Cyrus Baldwin in the year 1872.
Feb 20 On this day in history luther Crowell patents a machine that manufactures paper bags
Feb 20 On this day in history metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York City.
Feb 20 In the year 1872 silas Noble &JP Cooley patents toothpick manufacturing machine
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 Labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH in the year 1872.
Feb 24 John Jarvis, England, swimmer (won 108 titles) in the year 1872.
Feb 27 Charlotte Ray, 1st Black woman lawyer, graduated Howard University on this day in history.