Historical Events In 1850
Sunday, 19 May 2019
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 On this day in history william Prout, physician/chemist, dies
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 In the year 1850 herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn)
Apr 16 Marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies in the year 1850.
Apr 19 On this day in history edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
Apr 20 In the year 1850 daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
Apr 23 On this day in history william Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80
Apr 24 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1850 paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices
May 01 On this day in history john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 John Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies
May 10 In the year 1850 thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea)
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 on this day in history.
May 17 Antonio Scontrino, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1850 johann Schrammel, composer
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 In the year 1850 jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force) in the year 1850.
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado in the year 1850.
Jun 04 Empire Engine Company No 1 organized on this day in history.
Jun 04 Willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74 in the year 1850.
Jun 06 Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 On this day in history millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor)