Historical Events In 1872
Thursday, 24 October 2019
Sep 25 On this day in history charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 In the year 1872 ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18)
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 On this day in history "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 In the year 1872 bloomingdale's department store in NY opens
Oct 03 Edward Faber Schneider, composer in the year 1872.
Oct 08 In the year 1872 john Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone)
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 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1872 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 Jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1872 theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61
Oct 27 On this day in history emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette)
Oct 29 In the year 1872 j S Risdon patents metal windmill
Nov 03 On this day in history paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
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 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 In the year 1872 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 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) on this day in history.
Nov 15 Robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert) in the year 1872.
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague on this day in history.