Historical Events In 1850
Saturday, 25 January 2020
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 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 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 06 1st Hawaiian fire engine in the year 1850.
Nov 06 In the year 1850 yerba Buena and Angel Islands (San Francisco Bay) reserved for military use
Nov 08 Karel Komzak, composer on this day in history.
Nov 09 On this day in history lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
Nov 13 Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island) on this day in history.
Nov 13 On this day in history the birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author
Nov 19 In the year 1850 alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892
Nov 19 Lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 On this day in history henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929)
Nov 29 In the year 1850 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 In the year 1850 g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 Fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83) in the year 1850.
Dec 16 History of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton in the year 1850.
Dec 20 In the year 1850 hawaiian post office established
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer in the year 1850.
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Department established on this day in history.
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established on this day in history.
Dec 28 Rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire in the year 1850.
Dec 28 Rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1850 tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer