Historical Events In 1872
Friday, 24 May 2019
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1872.
Oct 01 In the year 1872 israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee)
Oct 02 In the year 1872 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 on this day in history.
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1872 aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business
Oct 11 Harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46) in the year 1872.
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 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 in the year 1872.
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun in the year 1872.
Oct 19 World's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history 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 in the year 1872.
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 In the year 1872 paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
Nov 04 Herman Finck, composer in the year 1872.
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 On this day in history cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 In the year 1872 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 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) in the year 1872.
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