Historical Events Happened In 1850
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Oct 17 James Young obtains a patent for the extraction of paraffin from shale, the beginning of the paraffin industry in West Lothian on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized
Oct 18 Francis Thome, composer on this day in history.
Oct 19 Annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1850 ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69
Nov 06 In the year 1850 1st Hawaiian fire engine
Nov 06 Yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use on this day in history.
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 On this day in history robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
Nov 13 In the year 1850 the birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author
Nov 19 Alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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) in the year 1850.
Dec 16 On this day in history history of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton.
Dec 20 In the year 1850 hawaiian post office established
Dec 21 In the year 1850 zdenek Fibich, composer
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Department established on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer