1850 in the United States

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1850 in the United States
Years: 1847 1848 184918501851 1852 1853

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History of the United States (1849–65)

Events from the year 1850 in the United States.

Incumbents[edit]

Federal Government[edit]

Events[edit]

January–March[edit]

April–June[edit]

July–September[edit]

July 9: Vice President Millard Fillmore becomes President with the death of President Taylor

October–December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Ongoing[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • March 28 – Gerard Brandon, Governor of Mississippi from 1825 till 1826. (born 1788)
  • April 24 – John Norvell, United States Senator from Michigan from 1837 till 1841. (born 1789)
  • May 16 – William Hendricks, United States Senator from Indiana from 1825 to 1837. (born 1782)
  • July 9 – Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States (born 1784)
  • November 19 – Richard Mentor Johnson, United States Senator from Kentucky from 1819 till 1829. 9th Vice President of the United States from 1837 till 1841. (born 1780)

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