Historical Events In 1872
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Sep 25 On this day in history charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 Ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18) in the year 1872.
Sep 26 The first Shriners Temple (called Mecca) was established in New York City in the year 1872.
Sep 28 Lena Ashwell, England, actress/theatrical manager (Kingsway) on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1872 "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 Morgan State University founded in the year 1872.
Oct 03 Bloomingdale's department store in NY opens on this day in history.
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 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 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 In the year 1872 josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun
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 Theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1872 emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette)
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 On this day in history herman Finck, composer
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 in the year 1872.
Nov 07 Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later on this day in history.
Nov 07 The ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted in the year 1872.
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) on this day in history.
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague on this day in history.