Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Jan 02 On this day in history 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 In the year 1872 the first patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 04 On this day in history edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder
Jan 06 Alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus) in the year 1872.
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 Paul Leautaud, [Maurice Boissard], France, writer (Petit ami) on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1872 calif Stock Exchange Board organized
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 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 Zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage) in the year 1872.
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 On this day in history theodor Lessing, writer [or Feb 8]
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 In the year 1872 anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP)
Feb 14 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA) on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1872 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1872 pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82
Feb 22 1st national convention of Prohibition Party (Columbus Ohio) in the year 1872.
Feb 22 In the year 1872 first national convention of the Prohibition Party (Columbus OH)
Feb 22 Labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH on this day in history.
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.