Historical Events In 1872
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Sep 25 In the year 1872 charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 Ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18) on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1872 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 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 On this day in history morgan State University founded
Oct 03 Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens in the year 1872.
Oct 03 On this day in history edward Faber Schneider, composer
Oct 08 In the year 1872 john Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone)
Oct 09 Aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business in the year 1872.
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 On this day in history 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 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 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1872 paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
Nov 04 On this day in history herman Finck, composer
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 on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 On this day in history mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 The ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted in the year 1872.
Nov 09 In the year 1872 fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston
Nov 11 On this day in history maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre)
Nov 15 Robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert) on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague