Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Jan 02 Canada and the US first share telegraphed weather reports on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history 1st patent list issued by US Patent Office
Jan 03 The first patent list issued by US Patent Office in the year 1872.
Jan 04 In the year 1872 edmund Rumpler, Austria, auto/airplane builder
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1872 calif Stock Exchange Board organized
Jan 20 California Stock Exchange Board organized on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1872 frans Beelaerts van Blokland, Dutch foreign minister
Jan 21 Franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jan 27 Learned Hand, Albany NY, Chief judge (US Court of Appeals) in the year 1872.
Jan 29 In the year 1872 francis L Cardoza elected State Treasurer of South Carolina
Jan 31 Zane Grey, American West novelist (Riders of the Purple Sage) in the year 1872.
Feb 01 Paul Fort, French poet/founder of Vers et Prose on this day in history.
Feb 01 The birth of Paul Fort, French poet in the year 1872.
Feb 06 Theodor Lessing, writer [or Feb 8] in the year 1872.
Feb 07 On this day in history alcorn A & M College opens
Feb 07 On this day in history nikolaos "Sokrates" Politis, Greek lawyer/diplomat/foreign minister
Feb 10 In the year 1872 anne Anema, Dutch lawyer/journalist/politician (ARP)
Feb 14 1st state bird refuge authorized (Lake Merritt CA) in the year 1872.
Feb 15 In Victoria British Columbia, the Provincial Legislature meets for the first time as a Province of Canada on this day in history.
Feb 20 On this day in history hydraulic electric elevator patented by Cyrus Baldwin
Feb 20 Luther Crowell patents a machine that manufactures paper bags in the year 1872.
Feb 20 On this day in history metropolitan Museum of Art opens in New York City.
Feb 20 In the year 1872 silas Noble &JP Cooley patents toothpick manufacturing machine
Feb 21 On this day in history pavel P Gagarin, Russian monarch/politician, dies at 82
Feb 22 In the year 1872 1st national convention of Prohibition Party (Columbus Ohio)
Feb 22 On this day in history first national convention of the Prohibition Party (Columbus OH)
Feb 22 Labor Reform Party formed at Columbus OH on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history john Jarvis, England, swimmer (won 108 titles)
Feb 27 On this day in history charlotte Ray, 1st Black woman lawyer, graduated Howard University