Historical Events In 1850
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Apr 08 On this day in history william Henry Welch, US, pathologist (founded John Hopkins)
Apr 09 On this day in history herman Zumpe, composer
Apr 09 In the year 1850 william Prout, physician/chemist, dies
Apr 15 On this day in history city of San Francisco incorporated
Apr 15 In the year 1850 john Munroe Longyear, US, capitalist/bank president
Apr 16 Herbert Baxter Adams, US, historian (American Historical Assn) on this day in history.
Apr 16 In the year 1850 marie [Gresholtz] Tussaud, maker of wax figures, dies
Apr 19 In the year 1850 edward John Gregory, painter/engraver
Apr 20 In the year 1850 daniel Chester, French/American sculptor (Minute Man)
Apr 23 William Wordsworth, poet, dies at 80 in the year 1850.
Apr 24 In the year 1850 louis Alexandre Piccinni, composer, dies at 70
Apr 25 Paul Julius Reuter, use 40 pigeons to carry stock market prices in the year 1850.
May 01 In the year 1850 john Geary becomes 1st SF mayor
May 01 John Geary becomes first San Fransisco mayor in the year 1850.
May 09 Louis-Joseph Gay-Lussac, chemist/physicist, dies on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1850 thomas Johnstone Lipton, Glasgow, yachtsman/tea magnate (Lipton Tea)
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on 1st brick building in SF
May 11 In the year 1850 work starts on first brick building in San Fransisco
May 16 On this day in history arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
May 17 Antonio Scontrino, composer on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1850 oliver Heaviside, London, physicist (predicted ionosphere)
May 20 In the year 1850 eaton Faning, composer
May 21 Washington Navy Yard begins work on first castings for the Dahlgren guns in the year 1850.
May 22 Johann Schrammel, composer in the year 1850.
May 24 Ernest Albert Waterlow, water-color painter in the year 1850.
May 24 On this day in history jane Porter, novelist (Scottish Chiefs), dies at 74
May 26 Christine [Elizabeth C] Poolman, Dutch actress (Stupid force) on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo IL destroyed by tornado
May 27 On this day in history mormon Temple in Nauvoo Illinois destroyed by tornado
Jun 04 In the year 1850 empire Engine Company No 1 organized
Jun 04 Willem F Mauritius HK, prince of Orange, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Karl F Braun, Germany, co-developed wireless telegraphy (Nobel 1909) in the year 1850.
Jun 06 In the year 1850 levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) in the year 1850.