Historical Events In 1872
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Sep 25 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario on this day in history.
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 Lena Ashwell, England, actress/theatrical manager (Kingsway) on this day in history.
Sep 29 "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village on this day in history.
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 In the year 1872 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1872.
Oct 12 Ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover) on this day in history.
Oct 14 Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Oct 18 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun in the year 1872.
Oct 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1872.
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 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 In the year 1872 herman Finck, composer
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 in the year 1872.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1872 robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert)
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague in the year 1872.