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Historical Events In 1872

Friday, 08 November 2019

Apr 02   In the year 1872 samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph dies at 80  

Apr 02   Samuel F B Morse developer of electric telegraph, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Apr 03   In the year 1872 j C Watson discovers asteroid #119 Althaea  

Apr 04   Nikolai Amani, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 07   William Monroe Trotter, famous African in the year 1872.  

Apr 09   Leon Blum, French premier (People's front govt) in the year 1872.  

Apr 09   Samuel R Percy patents dried milk on this day in history.  

Apr 10   1st National black convention meets in New Orleans on this day in history.  

Apr 10   In the year 1872 a Borrelly discovers asteroid #120 Lachesis  

Apr 10   On this day in history arbor day first celebrated in Nebraska, later changed to Apr 22  

Apr 12   In the year 1872 jesse James gang robs bank in Columbia, Kentucky (1 dead/$1,500)  

Apr 13   A Roda Roda, writer in the year 1872.  

Apr 14   Dominion Lands Act passed-Canada's Homestead Act in the year 1872.  

Apr 20   On this day in history ljudwit Gaj, Croatian writer/poet (Pjesma iz Zagorja), dies at 62  

Apr 20   SF Bar Association organized in the year 1872.  

Apr 21   GW Bitzer, [Johann Gottlob Wilhelm Bitzer], Roxbury MA on this day in history.  

Apr 24   On this day in history volcano Vesuvius erupts  

Apr 25   Charles Burgess Fry, cricketer/world record long jumper on this day in history.  

Apr 27   In the year 1872 ion Heliade-Radulescu, Romanian politician/author, dies at 70  

Apr 29   Eyvind Alnaes, composer in the year 1872.  

May 01   Amalia, princess of Weimar/wife of prince Hendrik the Navigator, dies in the year 1872.  

May 02   In the year 1872 g G van der Hoeven, Dutch editor-in-chief (NRC)  

May 10   Victoria Woodhull becomes 1st woman nominated for US president on this day in history.  

May 10   Victoria Woodhull becomes first woman nominated for US president on this day in history.  

May 15   On this day in history thomas Hastings, composer, dies at 87  

May 16   Metropolitan Gas Company lamps lit for 1st time in the year 1872.  

May 16   In the year 1872 metropolitan Gas Company lamps lit for first time  

May 17   In the year 1872 bohemian Club incorporated  

May 17   Fryderyk Edward Sobolewski, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1872.  

May 18   Bertrand Russell, England, mathematician/philosopher (Nobel 1950) in the year 1872.  

May 18   In the year 1872 the birth of Bertrand Russell, English philospher  

May 19   On this day in history johan van Dale, schoolmaster (New Dutch Language Wordbook), dies at 44  

May 21   Henry Warren, Boston Mass, inventor (Telechon electric clock) in the year 1872.  

May 22   In the year 1872 amnesty Act restores civil rights to Southerners (except for 500)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1872

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 04   Edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus) was born in the year 1872.  

Jan 11   In the year 1872 birth of paul Graener, composer  

Jan 11   On this day in history birth of george Washington Pierce, American physicist (d. 1956)  

Jan 15   On this day in history birth of arsen Kotsoyev, Russian writer (d. 1944)  

Jan 16   Edward G Craig, actor/director (On the art of theatre) was born in the year 1872.  

Jan 16   In the year 1872 birth of henri-Paul Busser, composer  

Jan 18   Paul Leautaud, [Maurice Boissard], France, writer (Petit ami) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1872

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 07   On this day in history death of james Fisk, American entrepreneur (b. 1834)  

Jan 21   In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81  

Feb 21   On this day in history pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82  

Mar 04   Johannes Carsten Hauch, Danish poet (b. 1790) died in the year 1872.  

Mar 10   Giuseppe Mazzini, Italian revolutionary (Giovane Italy), dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Mar 12   Zeng Guofan, Chinese politician and general (b. 1811) died on this day in history.  

Mar 30   Nicolaos Mantzaros, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1872.  

Apr 01   On this day in history death of frederick Maurice, English theologian (b. 1805)  

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