Historical Events In 1872
Thursday, 18 July 2019
Sep 25 On this day in history charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 In the year 1872 ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18)
Sep 26 On this day in history the first Shriners Temple (called Mecca) was established in New York City.
Sep 28 On this day in history lena Ashwell, England, actress/theatrical manager (Kingsway)
Sep 29 "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village on this day in history.
Oct 01 Israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee) on this day in history.
Oct 02 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1872 morgan State University founded
Oct 03 Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens in the year 1872.
Oct 03 On this day in history edward Faber Schneider, composer
Oct 08 In the year 1872 john Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone)
Oct 09 Aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1872 harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46)
Oct 12 Montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie in the year 1872.
Oct 12 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 in the year 1872.
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun in the year 1872.
Oct 19 World's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales in the year 1872.
Oct 21 On this day in history germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S.
Oct 21 On this day in history jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78
Oct 23 In the year 1872 theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61
Oct 27 Emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette) on this day in history.
Oct 29 J S Risdon patents metal windmill in the year 1872.
Nov 03 Paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin) on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1872 herman Finck, composer
Nov 05 In the year 1872 suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote. (She never paid the fine.)
Nov 05 Susan B Anthony fined $100 for trying to vote for Ulysses S Grant on this day in history.
Nov 07 cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later in the year 1872.
Nov 07 In the year 1872 mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 On this day in history the ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted
Nov 09 In the year 1872 fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston
Nov 11 In the year 1872 maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre)
Nov 15 On this day in history robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert)
Nov 22 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague