Historical Events Happened In 1850
Friday, 26 August 2016
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 In the year 1850 paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die)
Jun 18 In the year 1850 antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99
Jun 18 On this day in history richard Heuberger, composer
Jun 19 In the year 1850 swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina
Jun 24 On this day in history horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member
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 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1850.
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 On this day in history sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism
Jul 10 VP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death in the year 1850.
Jul 12 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States in the year 1850.
Jul 13 In the year 1850 hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30)
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 On this day in history john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega) in the year 1850.
Jul 17 In the year 1850 harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 19 Airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River)
Jul 28 Stefano Pavesi, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Aug 03 Paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper) on this day in history.