Historical Events In 1850
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Apr 08 On this day in history william Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Apr 09 On this day in history herman Zumpe, composer
Apr 09 William Prout, physician/chemist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 City of San Francisco incorporated in the year 1850.
Apr 15 John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president in the year 1850.
Apr 16 Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn) in the year 1850.
Apr 16 On this day in history marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 In the year 1850 edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
Apr 20 Daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man) on this day in history.
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70
Apr 25 Paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor
May 09 Louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies in the year 1850.
May 10 Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) in the year 1850.
May 11 Work starts on 1st brick building in SF in the year 1850.
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco
May 16 In the year 1850 arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
May 17 On this day in history antonio Scontrino, composer
May 18 Oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere) on this day in history.
May 20 Eaton Faning, composer on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1850 washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns
May 22 On this day in history johann Schrammel, composer
May 24 In the year 1850 ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter
May 24 On this day in history jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 In the year 1850 christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force)
May 27 In the year 1850 mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado in the year 1850.
Jun 04 In the year 1850 empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 On this day in history willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74
Jun 06 Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) in the year 1850.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 In the year 1850 millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor)