Historical Events In 1850
Friday, 24 January 2020
Apr 08 William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) on this day in history.
Apr 09 Herman Zumpe, composer in the year 1850.
Apr 09 In the year 1850 william Prout, physician/chemist, dies
Apr 15 City of San Francisco incorporated on this day in history.
Apr 15 John Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president on this day in history.
Apr 16 Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn) in the year 1850.
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 In the year 1850 daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 in the year 1850.
Apr 24 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70 in the year 1850.
Apr 25 In the year 1850 paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices
May 01 John Geary becomes 1st SF mayor on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor
May 09 Louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies in the year 1850.
May 10 On this day in history 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 Work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco in the year 1850.
May 16 On this day in history arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
May 17 In the year 1850 antonio Scontrino, composer
May 18 On this day in history oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere)
May 20 On this day in history eaton Faning, composer
May 21 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns in the year 1850.
May 22 In the year 1850 johann Schrammel, composer
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 On this day in history jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 In the year 1850 christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force)
May 27 Mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1850 mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado
Jun 04 On this day in history empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 On this day in history willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74
Jun 06 Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) in the year 1850.
Jun 06 Levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans in the year 1850.
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) on this day in history.