On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1850

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alfred Tennyson becomes British Poet Laureate, succeeding William Wordsworth


Famous Deaths

  • Richard Mentor Johnson, American politician (b. 1780)
1850 Highlights

About November 19, 1850

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 170 years and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio