Historical Events In 1850
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
Apr 08 In the year 1850 william Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Apr 09 Herman Zumpe, composer on this day in history.
Apr 09 William Prout, physician/chemist, dies in the year 1850.
Apr 15 In the year 1850 city of San Francisco incorporated
Apr 15 John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president on this day in history.
Apr 16 Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1850 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 Edward John Gregory, painter/engraver on this day in history.
Apr 20 Daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man) on this day in history.
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 in the year 1850.
Apr 24 In the year 1850 louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70
Apr 25 In the year 1850 paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices
May 01 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor
May 09 On this day in history louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies
May 10 On this day in history thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea)
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on 1st brick building in SF
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco
May 16 On this day in history arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
May 17 In the year 1850 antonio Scontrino, composer
May 18 Oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere) on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 1850 eaton Faning, composer
May 21 On this day in history washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns
May 22 In the year 1850 johann Schrammel, composer
May 24 In the year 1850 ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter
May 24 On this day in history jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 On this day in history christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force)
May 27 In the year 1850 mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado
Jun 04 On this day in history empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 In the year 1850 willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74
Jun 06 On this day in history karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909)
Jun 06 In the year 1850 levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) in the year 1850.