Historical Events Happened In 1850
Monday, 24 November 2014
Feb 18 George Henschel, composer in the year 1850.
Feb 22 Isaac L Rice, Germany, (namesake of Columbia Univ's Rice stadium) on this day in history.
Feb 27 Henry Edwards Huntington, US, railroad exec on this day in history.
Feb 28 Hermann Schell, German theologist/philosopher (Gott und Geist) in the year 1850.
Feb 28 In the year 1850 the University of Utah opens in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mar 05 On this day in history daniel Brink Towner, composer
Mar 05 The Britannia Bridge across the Menai Strait between the Isle of Anglesey and the mainland of Wales is opened on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history daniel Webster endorses Compromise of 1850
Mar 07 In the year 1850 tomés G Masaryk, Czechoslovakia, Father/Pres of Czech (1918-35)
Mar 09 In the year 1850 alexandre Luigini, composer
Mar 10 In the year 1850 mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College
Mar 11 Richard Blanshard arrives at Fort Victoria; reads proclamation establishing the new colony of Vancouver Island, with himself as the first Governor in the year 1850.
Mar 11 In the year 1850 woman's Medical College of Penn (1st female medical school)
Mar 11 On this day in history women's Medical College of Pennsylvania (1st female medical school)
Mar 12 1st US $20 gold piece issued in the year 1850.
Mar 12 US $20 gold piece first issued in the year 1850.
Mar 13 On this day in history emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
Mar 16 In the year 1850 nathaniel Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" published
Mar 18 American Express company formed in Buffalo, New York on this day in history.
Mar 18 On this day in history henry Wells & William Fargo forms American Express in Buffalo
Mar 19 Adalbert Gyrowetz, composer, dies at 87 in the year 1850.
Mar 21 In the year 1850 miguel Pedrorena, American settler
Mar 26 Edward Bellamy, author (Looking Backward) on this day in history.
Mar 27 Wilhelm Bear, German banker/astronomer (Moon Map), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Ireland's SS Royal Adelaide sinks in storm; 200 die on this day in history.
Mar 30 In the year 1850 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.
Mar 31 John Calhoun, dies at 68 in the year 1850.
Mar 31 US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population 3,638,808 (15.7%)) on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history 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 Vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 75 in the year 1850.
Apr 04 In the year 1850 city of Los Angeles incorporated
Apr 07 William Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets), dies at 87 in the year 1850.
Apr 08 On this day in history sF County Govt established