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Decades: 1840s  1850s  1860s  - 1870s -  1880s  1890s  1900s

Years: 1869 1870 1871 - 1872 - 1873 1874 1875
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Year 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1872Edit

January - JuneEdit

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1872 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1872

Ab urbe condita 2625
Armenian calendar 1321
Bahá'í calendar 28 – 29
Buddhist calendar 2416
Coptic calendar 1588 – 1589
Ethiopian calendar 1864 – 1865
Hebrew calendar 5632 5633
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1927 – 1928
 - Shaka Samvat 1794 – 1795
 - Kali Yuga 4973 – 4974
Holocene calendar 11872
Iranian calendar 1250 – 1251
Islamic calendar 1288 – 1289
Japanese calendar Meiji 5

(明治 5年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2532
Julian calendar 1917
Korean calendar 4205
Thai solar calendar 2415
* Last year on the Japanese calendar was in use a lunisolar calendar.

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July - DecemberEdit

See also 1872 births.

Deaths Edit

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

People of the year 1872 at Familypedia

206 people were born in 1872

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
James William Adams (1872-1922)Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Eliza Agnes Bradley (1846-1925)
Juliana Margaret Allan (1872-)
Bertha Marion Allen (1872-1967)Thomas Allen (bef1872)Mary Unknown (bef1872)
Rachel Anthoney (1872-1938)Richard Anthoney (c1837-1929)Ann Betts (c1846-1902)
Gerald Archibald Arbuthnot (1872-1916)William Arbuthnot (1838-1893)Selina Moncreiffe (1851-1877)
Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934)James Edward Ashworth (1831-1910)Ellen E. Ramsbottom (1843-1910)
Anna Barbara Bach (1872-?)Johann Georg Bach (1836-1903)Elizabethe Margarethe Schauer (1839-1917)
Henry Phillip Bagnall (1872-1952)Joshua Nimrod Bagnall (1842-1913)Louisa Parker (1845-1928)
Caroline Sophia Bath (1872-1937)Christopher Bath (1828-1900)Caroline Ann English (1839-1925)
Allen Benjamin Bathurst (1872-1947)Allen Alexander Bathurst, 6th Earl Bathurst (1832-1892)Meriel Leicester Warren (1839-1872)
Amy Esther Beales (1872-1964)Henry William Stark Beales (1843-1888)Mary Ann Ratcliff (1847-1921)
Charles Peter Behre (1872-1926)George Ludwig Frederick Behre (1844-1911)Regina Tillman ( -aft1872)
George Benham (1872-1924)Charles Benham (c1843-1898)Caroline (c1849-)
Christopher John Harley Blackman (1872-1903)Robert Blackman (1835-1925)Jane Sloggett (1837-1922)
... further results

90 children were born to the 83 women born in 1872

142 people died in 1872

 FatherMotherAge at death
Thomas Arbon (1823-1872)James Arbon (1780-1864)Elizabeth Newman (1787-1868)49
Lydia Jean Austen (1820-1872)William Austen (1781-1839)Elizabeth Jury (1783-1828)52
Sarah Bellamy (1800-1872)William Zadock Bellamy (c1772-1850)Ann Fay (1774-1843)72
Karl XV of Sweden (1826-1872)Oscar I of Sweden (1799-1859)Joséphine de Beauharnais (1807-1876)46
Philadelphia Blanch (1823-1872)Edward Blanch (c1787-1860)Maria B Ashdown (c1789-1837)49
Gerrit Bos (c1797-1872)Cornelis Bos (1762-)Aletta Boonzaaijer (1769-)75
Elizabeth Botting (1800-1872)Henry Botting (1761)Ann Heasman (1758-1846)72
William Botting (1824-1872)Thomas Botting (1795)Susanna (1797)48
George Bowerman (1818-1872)George Bowerman (1791-1820)Mary Ann Partridge (1797-1877)54
Edward Macarthur Bowman (1826-1872)James Bowman (1784-1846)Mary Isabella Macarthur (1796-1852)46
John Bradney (1822-1872)John Bradney (1796-1824)Mary Ann Hill (c1799-1860)50
Thijs Brander (1824-1872)Cornelis Brander (1799-1830)Geertje Woord (1785-1859)
Benjamin M Bridge (1838-1872)Benjamin Bridge (1816-1875)Susannah Ann Craft (1820-1910)34
Mary Brodie (1842-1872)John Thomas Brodie (1805-1858)Margaret Crawford (1822-1905)30
Robert Brown (1809-1872)63
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11877 people lived in 1872

Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
Stanley Harris Abbot (1863-1935)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
John Joseph Caldwell Abbott (1821-1893)Joseph Abbott (c1790-1862)Harriet Bradford (c1800-1873)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Rachel Abbott (1835-1911)Jonathan Abbott (c1800-c1848)Ada Wright (1799-1882)
Thomas Henry Abbott (1870-1954)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Thomas Kingsmill Abbott (c1848-1891)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Elijah Stark Abel (1868-1925)Elijah H. Abel (1815-1882)Mary Stark (1840-1926)
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Events of the year 1872 at FamilypediaEdit

172 people were married in 1872.

 Joined with
Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918)Marian Clover Hooper (1843-1885)
Emily Addenbrooke (1829-1900)Robert Quayle Kermode (1812-1870)+Hussey Burgh Macartney (1840-1908)
Joseph Alden (1807-1885)Isabel Graham Livingston (1817-1872) + Amelia Daly (1811-)
Grietje Appelman (1819-1894)Sibout Spil (1825-1868) + Jan Rood (1825-1901)
Elizabeth Charlotte Ashcroft (1848-1934)Jean Baptiste Boyer (c1840-1906)
Edgar Stirling Auchincloss (1847-1892)Maria LaGrange Sloan (1847-1929)
Catherine Avery (1852-1921)Samuel A Richards (1847-1940)
George Theodore Bankston (1854-1942)Rebecca Millie Purvis
Nora Clarina Barton (1846-1931)Thomas Lodge Murray-Prior (1819-1892)
Sarah Bayly (1849-1898)George Gipps Deas-Thomson (1845-1877)+William Bowman Cadell (1850-1900)
Edouard Mesmin Beaudet (1843-1936)Merelisse Martel (c1847-)+Clarisse Nault (c1847-)
Aaltje Beerepoot (1871-1944)Cornelis de Boer (1872-1920)
Alexander Birrell (1852-1925)Sarah Baily (c1852-c1935)
Johanna Blok (1842-1877)Johannes Jacobus Ekeler (c1838-)
Alfred Blunt (1847-1920)Mary Jane Bromage (1853-1924)
... further results

There were 0 military battles in 1872.

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