See also Category: Born 1872
May 31 - Charles Greeley Abbott, American astronomer
Arsenyev Vladimir Klavdiyovych, Russian geographer, ethnographer, writer, researcher of the Far East
Afanasiev George Pavlovich
Bogdanov Eliy Anatoliyovych
Borysyak Oleksiy Oleksiyovych
Wartagava Ipolit Petrovich
Krychevsky Vasyl Hryhorovych
Krushelnytska Solomiya Amvrosiivna
Volodymyr Yosypovych Levitsky
Lukyanovich Denis Yakovlevich
Novakivsky Oleksa Kharlampiyovych
Pfeiffer George Vasilyevich
Rozdolsky Osyp Ivanovych
Hryhoriy Petrovich Svitlytsky
Sypovsky Vasyl Vasyliovych
Mykola Oleksiyovych Skrypnyk
Scriabin Alexander Nikolaevich
Solntsev Sergey Ivanovich
Sosenko Modest Danilovich
Fomin Ivan Alexandrovich
Yaroshevsky Yuriy February 15 - Tsirits Gustav, Chief of Staff of the Ukrainian Galician Army († 1920).
March 31 - Griffith Arthur, Irish journalist and politician (d. 1922).
May 18 - Bertrand Russell, English mathematician, philosopher († 1970).
July 1 - Louis Bleriot, French inventor, aviator († 1936).
July 16 - Roald Amudsen, Norwegian polar explorer.
July 30 - Oleksiy Petrovych Krymov, Ukrainian surgeon († 1954).
August 3 - Haakon VII, King of Norway († 1957).
September 23 - Krushelnytska Solomiya Amvrosiivna, Ukrainian opera singer, teacher († 1952).
See also Category: Died 1872
March 10 - Giuseppe Mazzini, Italian politician, revolutionary, patriot, writer and philosopher
August 5 - Charles Eugene Delaunay, French astronomer and mathematician
November 30 - Ivan Vasenko, Ukrainian builder, carpenter.
Dal Vladimir Ivanovich
Raevsky Vladimir Fedosiyovych