Historical Events Happened In 1850
Saturday, 28 March 2015
Jun 12 On this day in history jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77
Jun 14 On this day in history fire destroys part of SF
Jun 17 Paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die) in the year 1850.
Jun 18 On this day in history antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99
Jun 18 Richard Heuberger, composer on this day in history.
Jun 19 Swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1850 horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member
Jun 27 In the year 1850 ivan Vazov, Bulgaria, poet/novelist/playwright (Under the Yoke)
Jun 29 In the year 1850 around Nanaimo BC, coal discovered on Vancouver Island; will prove valuable for refueling Royal navy ships and CPR trains.
Jun 29 In the year 1850 british ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse
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 In the year 1850 benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus
Jul 02 Robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 03 On this day in history alfredo Kiel, composer
Jul 04 In the year 1850 ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism
Jul 10 On this day in history vP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death
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 In the year 1850 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 14 On this day in history the first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 15 In the year 1850 francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint
Jul 15 In the year 1850 john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega) on this day in history.
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega) in the year 1850.
Jul 19 On this day in history airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Jul 19 Giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned on this day in history.
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 On this day in history stefano Pavesi, composer, dies at 71
Aug 03 In the year 1850 paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)