Historical Events In 1872
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Sep 25 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario in the year 1872.
Sep 26 Ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18) in the year 1872.
Sep 26 The first Shriners Temple (called Mecca) was established in New York City in the year 1872.
Sep 28 Lena Ashwell, England, actress/theatrical manager (Kingsway) in the year 1872.
Sep 29 In the year 1872 "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village
Oct 01 Israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee) on this day in history.
Oct 02 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies in the year 1872.
Oct 02 Morgan State University founded on this day in history.
Oct 03 Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens in the year 1872.
Oct 03 Edward Faber Schneider, composer on this day in history.
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1872 aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business
Oct 11 On this day in history harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46)
Oct 12 In the year 1872 montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie
Oct 12 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover) in the year 1872.
Oct 14 On this day in history albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun in the year 1872.
Oct 19 In the year 1872 world's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales
Oct 21 Germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S in the year 1872.
Oct 21 In the year 1872 jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78
Oct 23 Theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1872 emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette)
Oct 29 In the year 1872 j S Risdon patents metal windmill
Nov 03 Paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Herman Finck, composer in the year 1872.
Nov 05 Suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote. (She never paid the fine.) in the year 1872.
Nov 05 In the year 1872 susan B Anthony fined $100 for trying to vote for Ulysses S Grant
Nov 07 On this day in history cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 In the year 1872 mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 In the year 1872 the ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted
Nov 09 On this day in history fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston
Nov 11 In the year 1872 maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre)
Nov 15 Robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert) on this day in history.
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague on this day in history.