What Happened on September 28, 1872

Historical Events

  • "3 Fingers" Ranald Mackenzie destroys Kwahadi-Commanche village, Texas, killing 23 men and taking 120 women and children prisoner

Famous Birthdays

  • Lena Ashwell, British actress and theatrical manager who was the 1st to organize large-scale entertainment for WWI troops at the front, born on the ship Wellesley (d. 1957)
  • Tom Terriss, English director (His Buddy's Wife, Sumuru), born in London, England (d. 1964)
Born in 1872
1872 Highlights

About September 28, 1872

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra