Historical Events In 1850
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
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 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 In the year 1850 yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use
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 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island) on this day in history.
Nov 13 The birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1850 peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 On this day in history g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 On this day in history fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83)
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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