Historical Events Happened In 1850
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
Jun 12 Jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77 in the year 1850.
Jun 14 Fire destroys part of SF on this day in history.
Jun 17 Paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die) in the year 1850.
Jun 18 Antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99 in the year 1850.
Jun 18 Richard Heuberger, composer on this day in history.
Jun 19 Swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina in the year 1850.
Jun 24 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member in the year 1850.
Jun 27 Ivan Vazov, Bulgaria, poet/novelist/playwright (Under the Yoke) in the year 1850.
Jun 29 Around Nanaimo BC, coal discovered on Vancouver Island; will prove valuable for refueling Royal navy ships and CPR trains on this day in history.
Jun 29 British ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1850 joseph Paul Skelly, composer
Jul 01 On this day in history at least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay
Jul 02 Benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus on this day in history.
Jul 02 Robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62 in the year 1850.
Jul 03 Alfredo Kiel, composer on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1850 ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 In the year 1850 scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia
Jul 09 In the year 1850 president Zachary Taylor , the twelfth president of the United States, died from an attack of cholera morbus, and was succeeded by Millard Fillmor
Jul 09 Sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism on this day in history.
Jul 10 VP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death on this day in history.
Jul 12 On this day in history dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States
Jul 13 Hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30) on this day in history.
Jul 14 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration in the year 1850.
Jul 14 The first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration in the year 1850.
Jul 15 Francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint in the year 1850.
Jul 15 In the year 1850 john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 In the year 1850 harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 17 On this day in history harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 19 On this day in history airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Jul 19 On this day in history giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned
Jul 23 In the year 1850 17th Postmaster General: Nathan K Hall of NY takes office
Jul 25 In the year 1850 gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River)
Jul 28 Stefano Pavesi, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1850.
Aug 03 In the year 1850 paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)