The year 1872 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1872 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|Election in Britain brought the secret voting act. Earlier, voting was done openly.
|First temple built in New York City.
|215 kg), the world's largest gold piece found in New South Wales.
|Ulysses S. Grant was elected President of America for the second time.
|The first official international football match was played. The match between England and Scott Land took place in West of Scotland cricket.
|Balkrishna Shivaram Munje, a freedom fighter and president of the Hindu Mahasabha, was born.
|In Johannes IV Aksum was crowned Ethiopia Emperor, the first ruler of that city in 500 years.
|The Metropolitan Museum of Art was inaugurated in New York City.
|Yellowstone became the first national park in the world.
|The San Francisco Bar Association was organized.
|Metropolitan Gas Company lamps were lit for the first time.
|Trade unions were legalized in Canada.
|The Society of Jesus was outlawed in the German Empire.
|The Australian Overland Telegraph Line was completed, providing for the first time a telegraphic link between Australia and the rest of the world.
|The first Shriners Temple called Mecca) established in New York City.
|University College Wales (later to become the University of Aberystwyth) began its first academic session.
|The London Metropolitan Police began the strike.
|Mariano Gómez, José Burgos, and Jacinto Zamora, collectivelyknown as Gomburza, were executed in Manila, Philippines, by Spanishcolonial authorities on charges of subversion arising from the 1872Cavite mutiny.
|New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art, today the largest art museum in the United States with a collection of over two million works of art, opened.
|Yellowstone National Park, located primarily in the U.S. stateof Wyoming, the first national park in the world, was established.
|In the first-ever final of the FA Cup, today the oldestassociation football competition in the world, Wanderers F.C. defeatedRoyal Engineers A.F.C. 1–0 at The Oval in Kennington, London.
|Victoria Woodhul became the first woman to be nominated as the President of the United States.
|American suffix Susan B. Anthony was arrested two weeks ago for voting in the US presidential election in Rochester, New York and fined $ 100.
|The first international football match was held between Scotland and England in Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow.
|The first international football match took place between Scotland and England in Hamilton Crisant, Glasgow.
|American Brigantine Mary Celeste was clearly abandoned under circumstances that are unknown to date.
|P. B. S. Pinchback assumed the position as the Governor of Louisiana, who was the African American Governor.