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