What Happened on December 16, 1850

Historical Events

  • Ships the Charlotte-Jane and the Randolph bring the first of the Canterbury Pilgrims to Lyttelton, New Zealand

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Morley, English cricket fast bowler, (4 Tests, 16 wickets, BB 5/56; Nottinghamshire CCC), born in Sutton-in-Ashfield, England (d. 1884)
Born in 1850
1850 Highlights

About December 16, 1850

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius