Historical Events In 1872
Sunday, 15 December 2019
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 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 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 In the year 1872 eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies
Oct 02 Morgan State University founded in the year 1872.
Oct 03 In the year 1872 bloomingdale's department store in NY opens
Oct 03 In the year 1872 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 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 in the year 1872.
Oct 12 On this day in history ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover)
Oct 14 In the year 1872 albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63
Oct 18 On this day in history josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun
Oct 19 In the year 1872 world's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales
Oct 21 In the year 1872 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 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 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 Herman Finck, composer in the year 1872.
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 In the year 1872 cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre)
Nov 15 In the year 1872 robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert)
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague on this day in history.