Historical Events Happened In 1850
Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Oct 17 James Young obtains a patent for the extraction of paraffin from shale, the beginning of the paraffin industry in West Lothian in the year 1850.
Oct 17 Knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized in the year 1850.
Oct 18 Francis Thome, composer on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1850 annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat
Nov 05 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69 in the year 1850.
Nov 06 In the year 1850 1st Hawaiian fire engine
Nov 06 In the year 1850 yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use
Nov 08 Karel Komzak, composer on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
Nov 13 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island) on this day in history.
Nov 13 The birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1850 alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892
Nov 19 Lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate in the year 1850.
Nov 20 On this day in history arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 In the year 1850 henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929)
Nov 29 In the year 1850 the treaty, Punctation of Olmütz, signed in Olomouc means diplomatic capitulation of Prussia to Austrian Empire, which took over the leadership of German Confederation.
Dec 01 In the year 1850 peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 G F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G ) in the year 1850.
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) on this day in history.
Dec 16 History of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history hawaiian post office established
Dec 21 In the year 1850 zdenek Fibich, composer
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Department established in the year 1850.
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established in the year 1850.
Dec 28 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1850 rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer in the year 1850.