Historical Events Happened In 1850
Sunday, 24 May 2015
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 In the year 1850 knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized
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 In the year 1850 ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1850 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 In the year 1850 lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate
Nov 20 On this day in history 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 in the year 1850.
Dec 01 On this day in history peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1850 g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 In the year 1850 fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83)
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 In the year 1850 hawaiian post office established
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established on this day in history.
Dec 28 On this day in history rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 28 In the year 1850 rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer in the year 1850.