Historical Events For 1885
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Jul 06 First anti rabies vaccine used, developed by Louis Pasteur in the year 1885.
Jul 06 Louis Pasteur successfully tests an anti-rabies vaccine on this day in history.
Jul 06 The first inoculation (for rabies) of a human being, by Louis Pasteur on this day in history.
Jul 07 Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer on this day in history.
Jul 07 Nicola De Giosa, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1885.
Jul 08 In the year 1885 ann Jemima Flower, oldest resident of Netherlands
Jul 08 Hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter
Jul 12 In the year 1885 george Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer
Jul 17 On this day in history benjamin James Dale, composer
Jul 20 Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian/critic in the year 1885.
Jul 21 Frances Parkinson Keyes, novelist (Dinner at Antoine) in the year 1885.
Jul 23 Ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63 in the year 1885.
Jul 24 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history benito Lynch, Irish/Argentine writer (Caranchos de la Florida)
Jul 26 In the year 1885 andre Maurois, Elbeuf, France, novelist/biographer
Aug 03 Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history jozef M E Meeus, Belgian director H-Heart union
Aug 07 In the year 1885 5 German warships anchor at Zanzibar
Aug 07 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz) on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1885 leo Daft opens America's 1st coml operated electric streetcar (Balt)
Aug 11 In the year 1885 $100,000 raised in US for pedestal for Statue of Liberty
Aug 12 In the year 1885 alexander Albrecht, composer
Aug 12 Georg Curtius, German classical/linguist/philologist, dies at 65 in the year 1885.
Aug 13 In the year 1885 bHP incorporated in Australia as a business.
Aug 14 Japan's first patent is issued to the inventor of a rust-proof paint on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer
Aug 16 On this day in history charles Carson, London England, actor (Cry the Beloved Country)
Aug 17 In the year 1885 clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German anarchists/feminist (Wife & society)
Aug 19 Elsie Ferguson, NY, actress (Lie, Footlights, Scarlet Pages) on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1885 dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti orfici)
Aug 20 On this day in history edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market), dies at 42
Aug 23 Henry Thomas Tizard, scientist in the year 1885.