What Happened on November 5, 1872

Historical Events

Historic Event

American women's right to vote advocate Susan B. Anthony votes for Ulysses S. Grant

Election of Interest

Ulysses S. Grant re-elected US President


Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Sully, American portrait painter (Queen Victoria), dies at 89
1872 Highlights

About November 5, 1872

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio