Historical Events In 1872
Friday, 24 May 2019
Jan 02 In the year 1872 canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports.
Jan 03 In the year 1872 1st patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 03 In the year 1872 the first patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 04 Edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder in the year 1872.
Jan 06 Alexander N Scriabin, Moscow, hallucinogenic composer (Prometheus) in the year 1872.
Jan 11 In the year 1872 paul Graener, composer
Jan 12 Yohannes IV is crowned Emperor of Ethiopia in Axum, the first imperial coronation in that city in over 200 years in the year 1872.
Jan 16 In the year 1872 edward G Craig, actor/director (On the art of theatre)
Jan 18 Paul Leautaud, [Maurice Boissard], France, writer (Petit ami) in the year 1872.
Jan 20 On this day in history calif Stock Exchange Board organized
Jan 20 On this day in history california Stock Exchange Board organized
Jan 21 Frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister in the year 1872.
Jan 21 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81
Jan 27 Learned Hand, Albany NY, Chief judge (US Court of Appeals) in the year 1872.
Jan 29 Francis L Cardoza elected State Treasurer of South Carolina on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1872 zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage)
Feb 01 Paul Fort, French poet/founder of Vers et Prose on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1872 the birth of Paul Fort, French poet.
Feb 06 Theodor Lessing, writer [or Feb 8] in the year 1872.
Feb 07 In the year 1872 alcorn A & M College opens
Feb 07 In the year 1872 nikolaos "Sokrates" Politis, Greek lawyer/diplomat/foreign minister
Feb 10 Anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP) on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1872 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA)
Feb 15 On this day in history in Victoria British Columbia, the Provincial Legislature meets for the first time as a Province of Canada
Feb 20 Hydraulic electric elevator patented by Cyrus Baldwin on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history luther Crowell patents a machine that manufactures paper bags
Feb 20 Metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York City on this day in history.
Feb 20 Silas Noble &JP Cooley patents toothpick manufacturing machine in the year 1872.
Feb 21 On this day in history pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82
Feb 22 1st national convention of Prohibition Party (Columbus Ohio) on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history first national convention of the Prohibition Party (Columbus OH)
Feb 22 On this day in history labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH
Feb 24 On this day in history john Jarvis, England, swimmer (won 108 titles)
Feb 27 In the year 1872 charlotte Ray, 1st Black woman lawyer, graduated Howard University