On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald "R.F." Doherty, British tennis player (Wimbledon 1897-1900), born in Wimbledon, England (d. 1910)

Famous Deaths

  • Prince Albert of Prussia, Prussian colonel general, dies at 63
1872 Highlights

About October 14, 1872

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 148 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra