Historical Events For 1850
Friday, 23 June 2017
Apr 08 In the year 1850 william Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Apr 09 Herman Zumpe, composer in the year 1850.
Apr 09 William Prout, physician/chemist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 City of San Francisco incorporated on this day in history.
Apr 15 John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1850 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 on this day in history.
Apr 20 In the year 1850 daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
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 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 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 Work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco on this day in history.
May 16 Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1850 jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 On this day in history christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force)
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado in the year 1850.
Jun 04 On this day in history empire Engine Company No 1 organized
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 Levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans in the year 1850.
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) on this day in history.