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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 1872[]

January - June[]

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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.

January - June[]

July - December[]

See also 1872 births.


January - June[]

July - December[]

People of the year 1872 at Familypedia

309 people were born in 1872

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1872-1947)Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Elizabeth Anne Lord (1844-1926)
Hettie Millicent Adams (1872-1957)Jerome Jefferson Adams (1835-1902)Mary Angeline Frost (1836-1919)
James William Adams (1872-1922)Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Eliza Agnes Bradley (1846-1925)
Janet Alarie (1872-1957)
Juliana Margaret Allan (1872-)
Bertha Marion Allen (1872-1967)Thomas Allen (bef1872)Mary Unknown (bef1872)
Clara Gardner Amory (1872-1957)Charles Walter Amory (1842-1913)Elizabeth Gardner (1843-1930)
Christina Anderson (1872-1959)Swen Peter Anderson (1827-1881)Sissa Andersdotter (1831-1919)
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)
Fanny Argyle (1872-1957)
Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934)James Edward Ashworth (1831-1910)Ellen E. Ramsbottom (1843-1910)
Albert Ernest Attkins (1872-1947)William Albert Attkins (1829-1905)Keziah Budden (1836-1907)
Anna Barbara Bach (1872-?)Johann Georg Bach (1836-1903)Elizabethe Margarethe Schauer (1839-1917)
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126 children were born to the 129 women born in 1872

207 people died in 1872

 FatherMotherAge at death
Lydia Adams (1775-1872)Ebenezer Adams (1744-1820)Lydia Cooke (1744-1829)
Margaret Adams (1840-1872)David Barclay Adams (1814-1881)Mary Cook (1812-1849)
Margaret Hamilton Adams (1796-1872)Archibald Hamilton Adams (1769-1811)Maria McKinney (1777-1810)
Thomas Arbon (1823-1872)James Arbon (1780-1864)Elizabeth Newman (1787-1868)
Margaret Alida Rebecca Armstrong (1800-1872)John Armstrong (1758-1843)Alida Livingston (1761-1822)
Kawai Asakawa (1793-1872)
Lydia Jean Austen (1820-1872)William Austen (1781-1839)Elizabeth Jury (1783-1828)52
Ianache Bagdat (c1816-1872)Pantazi Bagdat (c1770-1842)Maria Pariano (c1787-c1850)
Anna Baldwin (1786-1872)Isaac Baldwin (1753-1818)Hannah Sackett (1753-1836)
Charles Balfour (c1823-1872)James Balfour (1775-1845)Eleanor Maitland (1790-1869)
Calista Louisa Bancroft (1830-1869)Joseph Bancroft (1804-1870)Louisa Livermore (1808-1870)
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)
Aranka Bethlen de Bethlen (1839-1872)Gábor Bethlen de Bethlen (1811-1872)Klára Bethlen de Bethlen (c1815-1893)
John Prescott Bigelow (1797-1872)Timothy Bigelow (1767-1821)Lucy Prescott (1767-1852)
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17283 people lived in 1872

Marcelo (Lamadrid) Madrid (1859-1921)Timoteo (Lamadrid) MadridFrancisca Alguevar
Andreas Honecker (1832-1912)Nomen nescioElisabeth Honecker (1821-1883)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
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)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)
Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)
Arsalina Abbadie (1822-1900)Jean-Luc Abbadie (1795-1840)Audrey Bidard (1799-1860)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
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Events of the year 1872 at Familypedia

242 people were married in 1872.

 Joined with
Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918)Marian 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)
Orson Pratt Arnold (1838-1912)Alicia Quilley Read (1840-1922)+ Fannie Dora Linnell (1846-1925)
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-)
Hannah Beaven (1849-1946)William Joseph Bridge (1849-1882)+John Thomas Smith (1860-1941)
Aaltje Beerepoot (1871-1944)Cornelis de Boer (1872-1920)
Alexander Birrell (1852-1925)Sarah Baily (c1852-c1935)
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There were 0 military battles in 1872.

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