Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 21 May 2019
Sep 25 On this day in history charles Blake Cochran, impresario
Sep 26 On this day in history ottokar T Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, Austrian Foreign min (1916-18)
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 On this day in history "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village
Oct 01 In the year 1872 israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee)
Oct 02 On this day in history eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies
Oct 02 Morgan State University founded on this day in history.
Oct 03 On this day in history bloomingdale's department store in NY opens
Oct 03 On this day in history edward Faber Schneider, composer
Oct 08 John Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone) on this day in history.
Oct 09 Aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business in the year 1872.
Oct 11 On this day in history harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46)
Oct 12 In the year 1872 montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie
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 Josephine CMA, princess of Belgium/nun in the year 1872.
Oct 19 In the year 1872 world's largest gold nugget (215 kg) found in New South Wales
Oct 21 On this day in history germany gives the San Juan Islands to the U.S.
Oct 21 In the year 1872 jacques Babinet, French physicist/mathematician/astronomer, dies at 78
Oct 23 Theophile Gautier, French poet/writer/historian/critic, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Oct 27 Emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette) on this day in history.
Oct 29 J S Risdon patents metal windmill on this day in history.
Nov 03 Paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin) in the year 1872.
Nov 04 In the year 1872 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 On this day in history susan B Anthony fined $100 for trying to vote for Ulysses S Grant
Nov 07 On this day in history cargo ship Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; mysteriously found abandoned 4 weeks later
Nov 07 Mary Celeste sails from NY to Genoa; found abandoned 4 weeks later on this day in history.
Nov 07 On this day in history the ship Marie Celeste sails from New York, eventually to be found deserted
Nov 09 In the year 1872 fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston
Nov 11 Maude K Adams, US, actress (Baldwin's Theatre) in the year 1872.
Nov 15 Robert marquess of Flers, French author (Habit Vert) in the year 1872.
Nov 22 In the year 1872 franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague