Historical Events Happened In 1850
Friday, 31 October 2014
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 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 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 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 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 Hawaiian post office established in the year 1850.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1850 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 Rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire in the year 1850.
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer on this day in history.