Historical Events In 1850
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Oct 17 On this day in history james Young obtains a patent for the extraction of paraffin from shale, the beginning of the paraffin industry in West Lothian
Oct 17 On this day in history knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized
Oct 18 In the year 1850 francis Thome, composer
Oct 19 Annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat in the year 1850.
Nov 05 In the year 1850 ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69
Nov 06 1st Hawaiian fire engine on this day in history.
Nov 06 Yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use in the year 1850.
Nov 08 On this day in history karel Komzak, composer
Nov 09 In the year 1850 lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
Nov 13 On this day in history robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
Nov 13 On this day in history the birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author
Nov 19 Alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892 in the year 1850.
Nov 19 On this day in history lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate
Nov 20 Arthor Goring Thomas, composer in the year 1850.
Nov 26 On this day in history henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929)
Nov 29 On this day in history the treaty, Punctation of Olmütz, signed in Olomouc means diplomatic capitulation of Prussia to Austrian Empire, which took over the leadership of German Confederation.
Dec 01 In the year 1850 peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 G F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G ) on this day in history.
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1850 history of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton.
Dec 20 In the year 1850 hawaiian post office established
Dec 21 On this day in history zdenek Fibich, composer
Dec 27 On this day in history hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established on this day in history.
Dec 28 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 28 Rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1850 tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer