Historical Events For 1850
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Apr 08 William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
Apr 16 In the year 1850 herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn)
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 In the year 1850 daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 in the year 1850.
Apr 24 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 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 Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere)
May 20 Eaton Faning, composer in the year 1850.
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 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 Jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74 in the year 1850.
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 In the year 1850 empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 Willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) on this day in history.