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Historical Events In 1850

Monday, 21 June 2021

Apr 07   William Lisle Bowles, English poet (14 Sonnets), dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Apr 08   SF County Govt established in the year 1850.  

Apr 08   William Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins) on this day in history.  

Apr 09   On this day in history herman Zumpe, composer  

Apr 09   On this day in history 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   Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn) on this day in history.  

Apr 16   On this day in history marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies  

Apr 19   Edward John Gregory, painter/engraver in the year 1850.  

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   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   John Geary becomes 1st SF mayor on this day in history.  

May 01   John Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor in the year 1850.  

May 09   Louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies on this day in history.  

May 10   Thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea) on this day in history.  

May 11   Work starts on 1st brick building in SF on this day in history.  

May 11   Work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco on this day in history.  

May 16   Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer on this day in history.  

May 17   In the year 1850 antonio Scontrino, composer  

May 18   In the year 1850 oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere)  

May 20   Eaton Faning, composer on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1850 mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado  

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 on this day in history.  

Jun 06   Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) in the year 1850.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1850

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 05   Theodoor Verstraete, Flemish painter/etcher was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   In the year 1850 birth of eduard "Ede" Bernstein, German marxist (New Era)  

Jan 06   On this day in history birth of franz Xaver Scharwenka, German pianist/composer (Mataswintha)  

Jan 10   On this day in history birth of john Wellborn Root, American architect (d. 1891)  

Jan 11   J C Arthur, Lowville NY, botanist (studied rusts) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 11   In the year 1850 birth of philipp la Renotiere von Ferrary, famous philatelist  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of leon Francis Victor Caron, composer  

Jan 14   Jean de Reszke, [Jan Mieczyslaw], Polish tenor was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1850

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Raphael G Kiesewetter, Austria musicologist, dies at 76 on this day in history.  

Jan 14   On this day in history anthony van Hoboken, Rotterdam merchant/ship owner, dies at 93  

Jan 20   Adam Oehlenschläger, Danish poet (b. 1779) died in the year 1850.  

Jan 22   Vincenzo Pallotti, Italian saint, dies at 54 on this day in history.  

Jan 26   In the year 1850 francis Jeffrey, Baron Jeffrey, judge/literary critic, dies  

Jan 27   On this day in history j Gottfried Schadow, German sculptor/cartoonist/writer, dies at 85  

Feb 01   Edward Baker Lincoln, son of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln died in the year 1850.  

Feb 25   Daoguang, Emperor of China (b. 1782) died on this day in history.  

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