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