Historical Events In 1849
Monday, 12 November 2018
Jan 02 In the year 1849 the first gaslit streets in the province of Quebec are lit in Quebec City
Jan 09 Jan Kops, Dutch agriculturist/vicar, dies at 83 in the year 1849.
Jan 11 Elizabeth Blackwell becomes 1st woman in US to earn medical degree in the year 1849.
Jan 11 Oskar Lassar, German dermatologist (bath house) on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1849 vancouver Island granted to Hudson's Bay Co
Jan 16 In the year 1849 wilhelm M L de Wette, German theologist, dies at 69
Jan 18 Edmund Barton, 1st PM of Australia (1900-03) in the year 1849.
Jan 22 August Strindberg, Sweden, dramatist/novelist (Apologia) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1849 elizabeth Blackwell became the first woman in U.S. history to receive a medical degree.
Jan 23 In the year 1849 mrs Elizabeth Blackwell becomes 1st woman physician in US
Jan 23 Mrs Elizabeth Blackwell becomes first woman physician in US in the year 1849.
Jan 23 Patent granted for an envelope-making machine in the year 1849.
Jan 26 In the year 1849 thomas Lovell Beddoes, English poet (Death's Jest-Book), suicide at 45
Jan 31 In the year 1849 corn Laws abolished in Britain
Feb 04 Jean Richepin, French poet/writer (Les Chansons de Gueux) in the year 1849.
Feb 04 University of Wisconsin begins in 1 room with 20 students in the year 1849.
Feb 08 France Preseren, Slovenian poet (Sonetni Venec), dies at 48 in the year 1849.
Feb 08 In the year 1849 new Roman Republic established.
Feb 09 Corneille Vander Planken, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1849.
Feb 09 Roman Republic declared in the year 1849.
Feb 13 Christian Rummel, composer, dies at 61 in the year 1849.
Feb 13 Lord Randolph Churchill, England, politician, Winston's father on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history in New York City, James Knox Polk becomes the first serving President of the United States to have his photograph taken.
Feb 15 In the year 1849 pierre F Verhulst, Belgian mathematician (logistic curve), dies at 44
Feb 17 In the year 1849 selwyn Image, Bodiam Sussex, painter
Feb 18 1st regular steamboat service to California starts (or 02/28) in the year 1849.
Feb 18 Alexander L Kielland, Norwegian writer/politician (Garman og Worse) in the year 1849.
Feb 18 In the year 1849 first regular steamboat service to San Francisco CA starts gold rush prospectors from east coast
Feb 18 First regular steamboat service to San Francisco CA starts: gold rush prospectors from east coast on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1849 alexander Ernst Fesca, composer, dies at 28
Feb 28 1st boat load of gold rush prospectors arrives in SF from east coast on this day in history.
Feb 28 The first gold-seekers arrived in San Francisco, aboard the ship California on this day in history.
Mar 03 Gold Coinage Act authorizes $20 Double Eagle gold coin on this day in history.
Mar 03 Jacques Oppenheim, Dutch lawyer on this day in history.