Historical Events In 1850
Monday, 21 October 2019
Oct 17 James Young obtains a patent for the extraction of paraffin from shale, the beginning of the paraffin industry in West Lothian on this day in history.
Oct 17 In the year 1850 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 In the year 1850 1st Hawaiian fire engine
Nov 06 Yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use on this day in history.
Nov 08 Karel Komzak, composer in the year 1850.
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 The birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author on this day in history.
Nov 19 Alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892 in the year 1850.
Nov 19 Lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate in the year 1850.
Nov 20 In the year 1850 arthor Goring Thomas, composer
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 Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 13 G F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G ) in the year 1850.
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) on this day in history.
Dec 16 History of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton on this day in history.
Dec 20 Hawaiian post office established in the year 1850.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Department established on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history hawaiian Fire Dept established
Dec 28 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire in the year 1850.
Dec 28 In the year 1850 rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer on this day in history.