Historical Events In 1850
Thursday, 20 June 2019
Jun 12 Jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1850 fire destroys part of SF
Jun 17 On this day in history paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die)
Jun 18 On this day in history antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99
Jun 18 In the year 1850 richard Heuberger, composer
Jun 19 Swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina on this day in history.
Jun 24 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member in the year 1850.
Jun 27 On this day in history ivan Vazov, Bulgaria, poet/novelist/playwright (Under the Yoke)
Jun 29 Around Nanaimo BC, coal discovered on Vancouver Island; will prove valuable for refueling Royal navy ships and CPR trains on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history british ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse
Jun 29 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1850 at least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay
Jul 02 On this day in history benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus
Jul 02 On this day in history robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62
Jul 03 In the year 1850 alfredo Kiel, composer
Jul 04 On this day in history ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 In the year 1850 scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia
Jul 09 In the year 1850 president Zachary Taylor , the twelfth president of the United States, died from an attack of cholera morbus, and was succeeded by Millard Fillmor
Jul 09 Sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism in the year 1850.
Jul 10 On this day in history vP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death
Jul 12 In the year 1850 dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States
Jul 13 Hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30) in the year 1850.
Jul 14 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration in the year 1850.
Jul 14 In the year 1850 the first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 15 On this day in history francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint
Jul 15 On this day in history john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 On this day in history harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 17 On this day in history harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 19 In the year 1850 airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Jul 19 In the year 1850 giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned
Jul 23 On this day in history 17th Postmaster General: Nathan K Hall of NY takes office
Jul 25 Gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River) in the year 1850.
Jul 28 In the year 1850 stefano Pavesi, composer, dies at 71
Aug 03 On this day in history paul A Daum, Dutch writer/founder/editor (Batavian Newspaper)