Historical Events Happened In 1850
Sunday, 01 February 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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1850.
Nov 05 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69 in the year 1850.
Nov 06 1st Hawaiian fire engine on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1850 yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use
Nov 08 Karel Komzak, composer in the year 1850.
Nov 09 On this day in history lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
Nov 13 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island) in the year 1850.
Nov 13 On this day in history the birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author
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 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1850 arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 Henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1850.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 On this day in history 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 On this day in history tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer