Historical Events Happened In 1850
Saturday, 25 October 2014
Jun 12 Jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 14 On this day in history fire destroys part of SF
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 in the year 1850.
Jun 19 In the year 1850 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 in the year 1850.
Jun 29 British ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history joseph Paul Skelly, composer
Jul 01 At least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay on this day in history.
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 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 Scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia in the year 1850.
Jul 09 President Zachary Taylor , the twelfth president of the United States, died from an attack of cholera morbus, and was succeeded by Millard Fillmor in the year 1850.
Jul 09 Sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism in the year 1850.
Jul 10 VP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death in the year 1850.
Jul 12 In the year 1850 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 The first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration in the year 1850.
Jul 15 Francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint on this day in history.
Jul 15 John Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's in the year 1850.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1850 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 17th Postmaster General: Nathan K Hall of NY takes office in the year 1850.
Jul 25 In the year 1850 gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River)
Jul 28 In the year 1850 stefano Pavesi, composer, dies at 71
Aug 03 On this day in history paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)