Historical Events In 1850
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Jun 06 Levi Strauss made his 1st blue jeans on this day in history.
Jun 10 Millard Fillmore sworn-in as president of US (replacing Taylor) on this day in history.
Jun 12 Jean V Constant de Rebecque, Swiss/Dutch army leader, dies at 77 in the year 1850.
Jun 14 Fire destroys part of SF on this day in history.
Jun 17 Paddle-wheeler "G P Griffith" burns off Mentor Ohio (206 die) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Antoni Weinert, composer, dies at 99 in the year 1850.
Jun 18 Richard Heuberger, composer in the year 1850.
Jun 19 On this day in history swedish/Norwegian crown prince Charles weds Dutch princess Wilhelmina
Jun 24 In the year 1850 horatio Herbert Kitchener, England, original Order of Merit member
Jun 27 Ivan Vazov, Bulgaria, poet/novelist/playwright (Under the Yoke) in the year 1850.
Jun 29 Around Nanaimo BC, coal discovered on Vancouver Island; will prove valuable for refueling Royal navy ships and CPR trains in the year 1850.
Jun 29 British ex-premier sir Robert Peel falls off his horse in the year 1850.
Jun 29 In the year 1850 joseph Paul Skelly, composer
Jul 01 In the year 1850 at least 626 ships lie at anchor around SF Bay
Jul 02 Benjamin Lane patents gas mask with a breathing apparatus on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history robert "Bobbie" Peel, British PM/founder London Police, dies at 62
Jul 03 In the year 1850 alfredo Kiel, composer
Jul 04 In the year 1850 ole Olsen, composer
Jul 07 In the year 1850 scottish explorer Edward Eyre reaches Albany, W-Australia
Jul 09 President Zachary Taylor , the twelfth president of the United States, died from an attack of cholera morbus, and was succeeded by Millard Fillmor on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history sajjid Ali Mohammed Bab, Persian founder of Babism
Jul 10 VP Fillmore becomes pres following Zachary Taylor's death in the year 1850.
Jul 12 In the year 1850 dutch 2nd Chamber accepts establishment of Provincial States
Jul 13 Hipolito Irigoyen, president Argentina (1916-22, 1928-30) in the year 1850.
Jul 14 1st public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration on this day in history.
Jul 14 The first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration in the year 1850.
Jul 15 Francesca Xavier Cabrini, [Mother Cabrini], 1st US saint in the year 1850.
Jul 15 On this day in history john Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's
Jul 17 In the year 1850 harvard Observatory takes 1st photograph of a star (Vega)
Jul 17 Harvard Observatory takes first photograph of a star (Vega) in the year 1850.
Jul 19 Airship Elizabeth leaves in storm for Fire Island, crashes (42 die) on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1850 giovanni Ossoli, Italian marquis/revolutionary, drowned
Jul 23 17th Postmaster General: Nathan K Hall of NY takes office in the year 1850.
Jul 25 In the year 1850 gold discovered in Oregon (Rogue River)