Historical Events For 1850
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Apr 08 In the year 1850 william Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Apr 09 In the year 1850 herman Zumpe, composer
Apr 09 William Prout, physician/chemist, dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 In the year 1850 city of San Francisco incorporated
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 On this day in history marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 Edward John Gregory, painter/engraver on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor
May 09 In the year 1850 louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies
May 10 Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) in the year 1850.
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 in the year 1850.
May 16 In the year 1850 arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
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 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns in the year 1850.
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 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado in the year 1850.
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado on this day in history.
Jun 04 Empire Engine Company No 1 organized on this day in history.
Jun 04 In the year 1850 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 On this day in history millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor)