Historical Events In 1872
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Sep 25 Charles Blake Cochran, impresario on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1872 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) in the year 1872.
Sep 29 On this day in history "3 Fingers" Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village
Oct 01 Israel Querido, Dutch writer (Menschenwee) on this day in history.
Oct 02 Eberhard F Walcker, organ builder (Paulskirche Frankfurt A/M), dies on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1872 morgan State University founded
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 In the year 1872 john Cowper Powys, British writer (Wood & Stone)
Oct 09 On this day in history aaron Montgomery started his mail-order business
Oct 11 Harlan Fiske Stone, NH, Supreme Court (1925-41) Chief Justice (41-46) in the year 1872.
Oct 12 In the year 1872 montreal Foot Ball Club 1st game playing Quebec City to 0-0 tie
Oct 12 In the year 1872 ralph Vaughan Williams, Down Amp England, composer (Hugh the Drover)
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 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 On this day in history emily Post, authority on social behavior/writer (Etiquette)
Oct 29 J S Risdon patents metal windmill in the year 1872.
Nov 03 In the year 1872 paul Panzer, actor (Cat's Paw, Mildred Pierce, Hotel Berlin)
Nov 04 In the year 1872 herman Finck, composer
Nov 05 On this day in history 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 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 Fire destroys nearly 1,000 buildings in Boston in the year 1872.
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) in the year 1872.
Nov 22 Franz Grillparzer's "Die Judin von Toledo," premieres in Prague in the year 1872.