Historical Events In 1872
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Sep 25 In the year 1872 charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1872 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) in the year 1872.
Oct 02 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1872 morgan State University founded
Oct 03 Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history edward Faber Schneider, composer
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) in the year 1872.
Oct 09 Aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1872 harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46)
Oct 12 Montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie on this day in history.
Oct 12 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover) in the year 1872.
Oct 14 On this day in history albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1872 world's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales
Oct 21 Germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S in the year 1872.
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 Emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette) in the year 1872.
Oct 29 On this day in history 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 Herman Finck, composer on this day in history.
Nov 05 Suffragist Susan B. Anthony is fined $100 for attempting to vote. (She never paid the fine.) on this day in history.
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 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 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) on this day in history.
Nov 15 On this day in history robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert)
Nov 22 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague