Historical Events For 1850
Wednesday, 22 November 2017
Oct 17 In the year 1850 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist in the year 1850.
Nov 13 In the year 1850 robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
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 Arthor Goring Thomas, composer on this day in history.
Nov 26 On this day in history 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 On this day in history peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 On this day in history g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1850.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Department established in the year 1850.
Dec 27 In the year 1850 hawaiian Fire Dept established
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 In the year 1850 tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer