Historical Events Happened In 1850
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Jun 12 In the year 1850 jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77
Jun 14 Fire destroys part of SF in the year 1850.
Jun 17 In the year 1850 paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die)
Jun 18 Antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99 in the year 1850.
Jun 18 Richard Heuberger, composer on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina
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 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 On this day in history british ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse
Jun 29 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer in the year 1850.
Jul 01 In the year 1850 at least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay
Jul 02 Benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus in the year 1850.
Jul 02 In the year 1850 robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62
Jul 03 On this day in history alfredo Kiel, composer
Jul 04 In the year 1850 ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 Scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1850 sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism
Jul 10 In the year 1850 vP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death
Jul 12 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 15 In the year 1850 francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint
Jul 15 On this day in history john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 On this day in history harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega) on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Jul 19 In the year 1850 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 Paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper) in the year 1850.