Historical Events In 1872
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Sep 25 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1872 ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18)
Sep 26 In the year 1872 the first Shriners Temple (called Mecca) was established in New York City.
Sep 28 Lena Ashwell, England, actress/theatrical manager (Kingsway) in the year 1872.
Sep 29 "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village in the year 1872.
Oct 01 In the year 1872 israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee)
Oct 02 On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies
Oct 02 On this day in history morgan State University founded
Oct 03 In the year 1872 bloomingdale's department store in NY opens
Oct 03 Edward Faber Schneider, composer in the year 1872.
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) in the year 1872.
Oct 09 On this day in history aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business
Oct 11 In the year 1872 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 In the year 1872 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 World's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales in the year 1872.
Oct 21 Germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S on this day in history.
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 On this day in history emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette)
Oct 29 J S Risdon patents metal windmill on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
Nov 04 Herman Finck, composer on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history 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 in the year 1872.
Nov 07 cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later in the year 1872.
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 in the year 1872.
Nov 09 On this day in history fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston
Nov 11 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1872.