Historical Events Happened In 1850
Sunday, 01 May 2016
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 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 On this day in history richard Heuberger, composer
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 on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1850 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 Alfredo Kiel, composer on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history 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 Sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism in the year 1850.
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) in the year 1850.
Jul 14 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history the first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 15 On this day in history 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 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) in the year 1850.
Jul 19 In the year 1850 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 Gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River) in the year 1850.
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.