Historical Events For 1850
Saturday, 29 April 2017
Apr 08 William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) in the year 1850.
Apr 09 In the year 1850 herman Zumpe, composer
Apr 09 William Prout, physician/chemist, dies in the year 1850.
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 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 in the year 1850.
Apr 24 In the year 1850 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 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 John Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor on this day in history.
May 09 In the year 1850 louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies
May 10 In the year 1850 thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea)
May 11 Work starts on 1st brick building in SF on this day in history.
May 11 Work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco in the year 1850.
May 16 Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer on this day in history.
May 17 Antonio Scontrino, composer in the year 1850.
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 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns in the year 1850.
May 22 Johann Schrammel, composer on this day in history.
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter on this day in history.
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 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1850 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 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)