Historical Events In 1850
Saturday, 17 April 2021
Jun 06 On this day in history levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) in the year 1850.
Jun 12 On this day in history jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77
Jun 14 On this day in history 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 in the year 1850.
Jun 24 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member on this day in history.
Jun 27 Ivan Vazov, Bulgaria, poet/novelist/playwright (Under the Yoke) in the year 1850.
Jun 29 Around Nanaimo BC, coal discovered on Vancouver Island; will prove valuable for refueling Royal navy ships and CPR trains in the year 1850.
Jun 29 British ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse on this day in history.
Jun 29 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history at least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay
Jul 02 Benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus in the year 1850.
Jul 02 Robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62 in the year 1850.
Jul 03 Alfredo Kiel, composer on this day in history.
Jul 04 In the year 1850 ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 Scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia on this day in history.
Jul 09 President Zachary Taylor , the twelfth president of the United States, died from an attack of cholera morbus, and was succeeded by Millard Fillmor on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 1850 sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism
Jul 10 On this day in history vP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death
Jul 12 Dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States in the year 1850.
Jul 13 Hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30) on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1850 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 14 In the year 1850 the first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration
Jul 15 In the year 1850 francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint
Jul 15 John Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1850 harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega) in the year 1850.
Jul 19 On this day in history airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die)
Jul 19 On this day in history giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned
Jul 23 In the year 1850 17th Postmaster General: Nathan K Hall of NY takes office
Jul 25 Gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River) in the year 1850.