Historical Events Happened In 1850
Sunday, 26 October 2014
Apr 08 William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) in the year 1850.
Apr 09 Herman Zumpe, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
Apr 16 On this day in history herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn)
Apr 16 In the year 1850 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 Edward John Gregory, painter/engraver in the year 1850.
Apr 20 On this day in history daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
Apr 23 In the year 1850 william Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80
Apr 24 On this day in history louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70
Apr 25 In the year 1850 paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices
May 01 On this day in history john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 On this day in history john Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor
May 09 Louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies on this day in history.
May 10 Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on 1st brick building in SF
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 In the year 1850 antonio Scontrino, composer
May 18 Oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere) in the year 1850.
May 20 Eaton Faning, composer in the year 1850.
May 21 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns on this day in history.
May 22 Johann Schrammel, composer on this day in history.
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 Jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74 on this day in history.
May 26 Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force) in the year 1850.
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado
Jun 04 Empire Engine Company No 1 organized on this day in history.
Jun 04 Willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74 in the year 1850.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909)
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)