On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1872

Historical Events

  • E.D. Barbour of Boston is awarded the first U.S. patent for the first 'calculator', an adding machine capable of printing totals and subtotals
1872 Highlights

About November 19, 1872

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio