Historical Events For 1850
Friday, 20 January 2017
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 In the year 1850 francis Thome, composer
Oct 19 In the year 1850 annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat
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 Yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use in the year 1850.
Nov 08 On this day in history karel Komzak, composer
Nov 09 Lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist in the year 1850.
Nov 13 On this day in history robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
Nov 13 The birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author in the year 1850.
Nov 19 Alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892 in the year 1850.
Nov 19 Lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate in the year 1850.
Nov 20 In the year 1850 arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 Henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929) in the year 1850.
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 Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 13 G F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G ) on this day in history.
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) in the year 1850.
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 On this day in history zdenek Fibich, composer
Dec 27 In the year 1850 hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 In the year 1850 hawaiian Fire Dept established
Dec 28 In the year 1850 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.