Historical Events In 1850
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Feb 18 On this day in history calif Legislature creates 9 Bay Area counties
Feb 18 On this day in history california Legislature creates 9 Bay Area counties
Feb 18 On this day in history george Henschel, composer
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history daniel Brink Towner, composer
Mar 05 On this day in history the Britannia Bridge across the Menai Strait between the Isle of Anglesey and the mainland of Wales is opened.
Mar 07 On this day in history daniel Webster endorses Compromise of 1850
Mar 07 In the year 1850 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 In the year 1850 richard Blanshard arrives at Fort Victoria; reads proclamation establishing the new colony of Vancouver Island, with himself as the first Governor.
Mar 11 Woman's Medical College of Penn (1st female medical school) on this day in history.
Mar 11 Women's Medical College of Pennsylvania (1st female medical school) on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1850 1st US $20 gold piece issued
Mar 12 On this day in history uS $20 gold piece first issued
Mar 13 In the year 1850 emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
Mar 16 In the year 1850 nathaniel Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" published
Mar 18 American Express company formed in Buffalo, New York on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 1850 henry Wells & William Fargo forms American Express in Buffalo
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) on this day in history.
Mar 27 Wilhelm Bear, German banker/astronomer (Moon Map), dies at 53 in the year 1850.
Mar 29 In the year 1850 ireland's SS Royal Adelaide sinks in storm; 200 die
Mar 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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%)) in the year 1850.
Apr 01 SF County Govt established in the year 1850.
Apr 03 In the year 1850 vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, organist/pianist/composer, dies at 75
Apr 04 On this day in history city of Los Angeles incorporated