Historical Events In 1850
Sunday, 19 May 2019
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 Knickerbocker Engine Co Number 5 organized in the year 1850.
Oct 18 In the year 1850 francis Thome, composer
Oct 19 Annie S Peck, mountain climber/explorer/diplomat on this day in history.
Nov 05 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69 in the year 1850.
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 In the year 1850 karel Komzak, composer
Nov 09 On this day in history lewis Lewin, Germany, toxicologist/father of psychopharmacologist
Nov 13 On this day in history robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)
Nov 13 The birth of Robert Louis Stevenson, British author on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history alfred Tennyson becomes England's Poet Laureate until his death in 1892
Nov 19 In the year 1850 lord Tennyson becomes British poet laureate
Nov 20 On this day in history arthor Goring Thomas, composer
Nov 26 Henricus Van de Wetering, archbishop of Utrecht (1895-1929) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
Dec 13 On this day in history g F Grace, cricketer (brother of W G )
Dec 16 On this day in history fred Morley, cricketer (legendary Notts & England bowler 1880-83)
Dec 16 On this day in history history of New Zealand: The Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton.
Dec 20 Hawaiian post office established on this day in history.
Dec 21 Zdenek Fibich, composer on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 1850 hawaiian Fire Department established
Dec 27 Hawaiian Fire Dept established on this day in history.
Dec 28 In the year 1850 rangoon Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 28 On this day in history rangoon, Burma, destroyed by fire
Dec 29 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer in the year 1850.