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1872 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1872
MDCCCLXXII
Ab urbe condita 2625
Armenian calendar 1321
ԹՎ ՌՅԻԱ
Assyrian calendar 6622
Bahá'í calendar 28–29
Balinese saka calendar 1793–1794
Bengali calendar 1279
Berber calendar 2822
British Regnal year 35 Vict. 1 – 36 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2416
Burmese calendar 1234
Byzantine calendar 7380–7381
Chinese calendar 辛未(Metal Goat)
4568 or 4508
    — to —
壬申年 (Water Monkey)
4569 or 4509
Coptic calendar 1588–1589
Discordian calendar 3038
Ethiopian calendar 1864–1865
Hebrew calendar 5632–5633
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1928–1929
 - Shaka Samvat 1793–1794
 - Kali Yuga 4972–4973
Holocene calendar 11872
Igbo calendar 872–873
Iranian calendar 1250–1251
Islamic calendar 1288–1289
Japanese calendar Meiji 5
(明治5年)
Javanese calendar 1800–1801
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4205
Minguo calendar 40 before ROC
民前40年
Nanakshahi calendar 404
Thai solar calendar 2414–2415
Tibetan calendar 阴金羊年
(female Iron-Goat)
1998 or 1617 or 845
    — to —
阳水猴年
(male Water-Monkey)
1999 or 1618 or 846

1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Saturday (dominical letter BA) of the Julian calendar, the 1872nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 872nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 72nd year of the 19th century, and the 3rd year of the 1870s decade. As of the start of 1872, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

  • Fok Hing Tong, also known as Huo Qingtang, Hong Kong business woman and social reformer (d. 1957)

Deaths

January–June

July–December

References

  1. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 294–295. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  2. ^ http://www.solarstorms.org/NewsPapers/1872t.pdf
  3. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  4. ^ "Origins of Labour Day". The Canadian Encyclopedia. 
  5. ^ Archontology.org: A Guide for Study of Historical Offices, South African Republic (Transvaal): Heads of State: 1857-1877 (Accessed on 14 April 2017)
  6. ^ "Aberystwyth University - Early Days". www.aber.ac.uk. Retrieved 2016-07-28. 
  7. ^ Olson, Donald W. (2014). "Dating Impression, Sunrise". Monet's Impression, Sunrise: the biography of a painting. Paris: Éditions Hazan; Musée Marmottan Monet. pp. 80–105. ISBN 978-0-300-21088-0. 
  8. ^ Londonhearts.com summary
  9. ^ First Cape Cabinet Formed - John Molteno Premier
  10. ^ Holland, D.F. (1971). Steam Locomotives of the South African Railways, Volume 1: 1859-1910 (1st ed.). Newton Abbott, Devon: David & Charles. ISBN 978-0-7153-5382-0. 
  11. ^ Report for year ending 31 December 1909, Cape Government Railways, Section VIII - Dates of Opening and the Length of the different Sections in the Cape Colony, from the Year 1873 to 31st December, 1909.

Sources

  • American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events of the Year 1872. 12. New York: D. Appleton and Co. 1873 – via Hathi Trust.  + via Google Books
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