Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Sep 25 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario in the year 1872.
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) on this day in history.
Sep 29 "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village on this day in history.
Oct 01 On this day in history israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee)
Oct 02 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.
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 in the year 1872.
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) in the year 1872.
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 On this day in history 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 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 on this day in history.
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 Jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 23 Theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61 in the year 1872.
Oct 27 Emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1872 herman Finck, composer
Nov 05 Suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote. (She never paid the fine.) in the year 1872.
Nov 05 Susan B Anthony fined $100 for trying to vote for Ulysses S Grant in the year 1872.
Nov 07 On this day in history cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history the ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted
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 On this day in history robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert)
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague in the year 1872.