Historical Events Happened In 1850
Monday, 22 December 2014
Feb 18 George Henschel, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1850 isaac L Rice, Germany, (namesake of Columbia Univ's Rice stadium)
Feb 27 Henry Edwards Huntington, US, railroad exec in the year 1850.
Feb 28 On this day in history hermann Schell, German theologist/philosopher (Gott und Geist)
Feb 28 In the year 1850 the University of Utah opens in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mar 05 Daniel Brink Towner, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1850 the Britannia Bridge across the Menai Strait between the Isle of Anglesey and the mainland of Wales is opened.
Mar 07 On this day in history daniel Webster endorses Compromise of 1850
Mar 07 Tomés G Masaryk, Czechoslovakia, Father/Pres of Czech (1918-35) on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history alexandre Luigini, composer
Mar 10 Mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College in the year 1850.
Mar 11 In the year 1850 richard Blanshard arrives at Fort Victoria; reads proclamation establishing the new colony of Vancouver Island, with himself as the first Governor.
Mar 11 Woman's Medical College of Penn (1st female medical school) in the year 1850.
Mar 11 In the year 1850 women's Medical College of Pennsylvania (1st female medical school)
Mar 12 1st US $20 gold piece issued on this day in history.
Mar 12 US $20 gold piece first issued on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1850 emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
Mar 16 On this day in history nathaniel Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" published
Mar 18 On this day in history american Express company formed in Buffalo, New York
Mar 18 Henry Wells & William Fargo forms American Express in Buffalo in the year 1850.
Mar 19 In the year 1850 adalbert Gyrowetz, composer, dies at 87
Mar 21 Miguel Pedrorena, American settler in the year 1850.
Mar 26 Edward Bellamy, author (Looking Backward) on this day in history.
Mar 27 Wilhelm Bear, German banker/astronomer (Moon Map), dies at 53 in the year 1850.
Mar 29 In the year 1850 ireland's SS Royal Adelaide sinks in storm; 200 die
Mar 30 SS Theresa Jane, the storm on this night was particularly bad and the Theresa Jane was one of a number of ships lost. She went onto the rocks of Mew Island, Belfast Lough during her sailing from Liverpool to Mauritius. Seven of the crew of fifteen lost their lives on this day in history.
Mar 31 John Calhoun, dies at 68 in the year 1850.
Mar 31 In the year 1850 uS population hits 23,191,876 (Black population 3,638,808 (15.7%))
Mar 31 In the year 1850 uS population hits 23,191,876 (Black population: 3,638,808 (15.7%))
Apr 01 SF County Govt established on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1850 vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 75
Apr 04 City of Los Angeles incorporated in the year 1850.
Apr 07 William Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets), dies at 87 in the year 1850.
Apr 08 In the year 1850 sF County Govt established