Historical Events In 1850
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Feb 18 George Henschel, composer in the year 1850.
Feb 22 Isaac L Rice, Germany, (namesake of Columbia Univ's Rice stadium) in the year 1850.
Feb 27 In the year 1850 henry Edwards Huntington, US, railroad exec
Feb 28 In the year 1850 hermann Schell, German theologist/philosopher (Gott und Geist)
Feb 28 The University of Utah opens in Salt Lake City, Utah in the year 1850.
Mar 05 In the year 1850 daniel Brink Towner, composer
Mar 05 In the year 1850 the Britannia Bridge across the Menai Strait between the Isle of Anglesey and the mainland of Wales is opened.
Mar 07 Daniel Webster endorses Compromise of 1850 on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history tomés G Masaryk, Czechoslovakia, Father/Pres of Czech (1918-35)
Mar 09 On this day in history alexandre Luigini, composer
Mar 10 Mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College in the year 1850.
Mar 11 Richard Blanshard arrives at Fort Victoria; reads proclamation establishing the new colony of Vancouver Island, with himself as the first Governor on this day in history.
Mar 11 Woman's Medical College of Penn (1st female medical school) in the year 1850.
Mar 11 On this day in history women's Medical College of Pennsylvania (1st female medical school)
Mar 12 1st US $20 gold piece issued in the year 1850.
Mar 12 On this day in history uS $20 gold piece first issued
Mar 13 Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer on this day in history.
Mar 16 Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" published on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1850 american Express company formed in Buffalo, New York
Mar 18 Henry Wells & William Fargo forms American Express in Buffalo in the year 1850.
Mar 19 In the year 1850 adalbert Gyrowetz, composer, dies at 87
Mar 21 On this day in history miguel Pedrorena, American settler
Mar 26 Edward Bellamy, author (Looking Backward) in the year 1850.
Mar 27 On this day in history wilhelm Bear, German banker/astronomer (Moon Map), dies at 53
Mar 29 In the year 1850 ireland's SS Royal Adelaide sinks in storm; 200 die
Mar 30 In the year 1850 sS Theresa Jane, the storm on this night was particularly bad and the Theresa Jane was one of a number of ships lost. She went onto the rocks of Mew Island, Belfast Lough during her sailing from Liverpool to Mauritius. Seven of the crew of fifteen lost their lives.
Mar 31 In the year 1850 john Calhoun, dies at 68
Mar 31 US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population 3,638,808 (15.7%)) in the year 1850.
Mar 31 US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population: 3,638,808 (15.7%)) on this day in history.
Apr 01 SF County Govt established on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 75
Apr 04 On this day in history city of Los Angeles incorporated
Apr 07 William Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets), dies at 87 in the year 1850.
Apr 08 SF County Govt established in the year 1850.