Historical Events In 1872
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Sep 25 On this day in history charles Blake Cochran, impresario
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) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies
Oct 02 Morgan State University founded on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history bloomingdale's department store in NY opens
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 Aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business in the year 1872.
Oct 11 Harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46) in the year 1872.
Oct 12 Montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie on this day in history.
Oct 12 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover) in the year 1872.
Oct 14 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 in the year 1872.
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun on this day in history.
Oct 19 World's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales in the year 1872.
Oct 21 In the year 1872 germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S.
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 in the year 1872.
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) in the year 1872.
Nov 04 Herman Finck, composer on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1872 suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote. (She never paid the fine.)
Nov 05 In the year 1872 susan B Anthony fined $100 for trying to vote for Ulysses S Grant
Nov 07 cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later on this day in history.
Nov 07 Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later in the year 1872.
Nov 07 The ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted on this day in history.
Nov 09 Fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1872 maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre)
Nov 15 Robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert) in the year 1872.
Nov 22 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague