Historical Events In 1850
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Apr 08 William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) in the year 1850.
Apr 09 Herman Zumpe, composer on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1850 william Prout, physician/chemist, dies
Apr 15 City of San Francisco incorporated in the year 1850.
Apr 15 On this day in history john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
Apr 16 On this day in history herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn)
Apr 16 In the year 1850 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 In the year 1850 edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
Apr 20 Daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man) in the year 1850.
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies
May 10 Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history 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 Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer in the year 1850.
May 17 On this day in history antonio Scontrino, composer
May 18 Oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere) in the year 1850.
May 20 Eaton Faning, composer in the year 1850.
May 21 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns on this day in history.
May 22 Johann Schrammel, composer on this day in history.
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 Jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74 in the year 1850.
May 26 Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force) on this day in history.
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado on this day in history.
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado in the year 1850.
Jun 04 In the year 1850 empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 Willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909)
Jun 06 Levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor)