Historical Events Happened In 1850
Friday, 04 September 2015
Feb 18 George Henschel, composer on this day in history.
Feb 22 Isaac L Rice, Germany, (namesake of Columbia Univ's Rice stadium) on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1850 henry Edwards Huntington, US, railroad exec
Feb 28 In the year 1850 hermann Schell, German theologist/philosopher (Gott und Geist)
Feb 28 On this day in history the University of Utah opens in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Mar 05 Daniel Brink Towner, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 On this day in history 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) in the year 1850.
Mar 09 Alexandre Luigini, composer in the year 1850.
Mar 10 In the year 1850 mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College
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 In the year 1850 woman's Medical College of Penn (1st female medical school)
Mar 11 Women's Medical College of Pennsylvania (1st female medical school) in the year 1850.
Mar 12 1st US $20 gold piece issued in the year 1850.
Mar 12 US $20 gold piece first issued on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
Mar 16 On this day in history nathaniel Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" published
Mar 18 American Express company formed in Buffalo, New York in the year 1850.
Mar 18 Henry Wells & William Fargo forms American Express in Buffalo on this day in history.
Mar 19 Adalbert Gyrowetz, composer, dies at 87 in the year 1850.
Mar 21 Miguel Pedrorena, American settler in the year 1850.
Mar 26 Edward Bellamy, author (Looking Backward) on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1850 wilhelm Bear, German banker/astronomer (Moon Map), dies at 53
Mar 29 Ireland's SS Royal Adelaide sinks in storm; 200 die in the year 1850.
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 In the year 1850 john Calhoun, dies at 68
Mar 31 US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population 3,638,808 (15.7%)) in the year 1850.
Mar 31 US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population: 3,638,808 (15.7%)) on this day in history.
Apr 01 SF County Govt established in the year 1850.
Apr 03 Vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 75 in the year 1850.
Apr 04 City of Los Angeles incorporated on this day in history.
Apr 07 In the year 1850 william Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets), dies at 87
Apr 08 In the year 1850 sF County Govt established