Historical Events For 1850
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Oct 17 On this day in history james Young obtains a patent for the extraction of paraffin from shale, the beginning of the paraffin industry in West Lothian
Oct 17 Knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized in the year 1850.
Oct 18 On this day in history francis Thome, composer
Oct 19 Annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69
Nov 06 On this day in history 1st Hawaiian fire engine
Nov 06 On this day in history yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use
Nov 08 In the year 1850 karel Komzak, composer
Nov 09 Lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist on this day in history.
Nov 13 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island) in the year 1850.
Nov 13 In the year 1850 the birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author
Nov 19 In the year 1850 alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892
Nov 19 In the year 1850 lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate
Nov 20 In the year 1850 arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 On this day in history henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929)
Nov 29 The treaty, Punctation of Olmütz, signed in Olomouc means diplomatic capitulation of Prussia to Austrian Empire, which took over the leadership of German Confederation on this day in history.
Dec 01 Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 On this day in history fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83)
Dec 16 In the year 1850 history of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton.
Dec 20 Hawaiian post office established on this day in history.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 27 In the year 1850 hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established on this day in history.
Dec 28 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer in the year 1850.