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Historical Events Happened In 1885

Sunday, 21 December 2014

Jul 06   First anti rabies vaccine used, developed by Louis Pasteur on this day in history.  

Jul 06   Louis Pasteur successfully tests an anti-rabies vaccine on this day in history.  

Jul 06   In the year 1885 the first inoculation (for rabies) of a human being, by Louis Pasteur  

Jul 07   Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer in the year 1885.  

Jul 07   In the year 1885 nicola De Giosa, composer, dies at 66  

Jul 08   Ann Jemima Flower, oldest resident of Netherlands in the year 1885.  

Jul 08   In the year 1885 hendrick Waelput, composer, dies at 39  

Jul 11   In the year 1885 roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter  

Jul 12   On this day in history george Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer  

Jul 17   Benjamin James Dale, composer on this day in history.  

Jul 20   Gustave Charlier, Belgian literature historian/critic in the year 1885.  

Jul 21   In the year 1885 frances Parkinson Keyes, novelist (Dinner at Antoine)  

Jul 23   In the year 1885 ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63  

Jul 24   On this day in history desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer  

Jul 25   In the year 1885 benito Lynch, Irish/Argentine writer (Caranchos de la Florida)  

Jul 26   Andre Maurois, Elbeuf, France, novelist/biographer in the year 1885.  

Aug 03   Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer on this day in history.  

Aug 06   In the year 1885 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 in the year 1885.  

Aug 07   On this day in history billie Burke, Washington DC, actress (Glinda-Wizard of Oz)  

Aug 10   In the year 1885 leo Daft opens America's 1st coml operated electric streetcar (Balt)  

Aug 11   On this day in history $100,000 raised in US for pedestal for Statue of Liberty  

Aug 12   In the year 1885 alexander Albrecht, composer  

Aug 12   On this day in history georg Curtius, German classical/linguist/philologist, dies at 65  

Aug 13   BHP incorporated in Australia as a business on this day in history.  

Aug 14   On this day in history japan's first patent is issued to the inventor of a rust-proof paint.  

Aug 15   In the year 1885 andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer  

Aug 16   Charles Carson, London England, actor (Cry the Beloved Country) in the year 1885.  

Aug 17   In the year 1885 clara [G Meijer-]Wichmann, German anarchists/feminist (Wife & society)  

Aug 19   On this day in history elsie Ferguson, NY, actress (Lie, Footlights, Scarlet Pages)  

Aug 20   Dino Campana, Italian poet (Canti orfici) in the year 1885.  

Aug 20   On this day in history edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market), dies at 42  

Aug 23   In the year 1885 henry Thomas Tizard, scientist  

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Famous Birthdays In 1885

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Roland Diggle, composer was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 02   Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Humbert Wolfe, Italian-British poet (d. 1940) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   In the year 1885 birth of john Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45)  

Jan 08   A. J. Muste, Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967) was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 11   Alice Paul, ERA advocate/founder (National Woman's Party) was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 11   On this day in history birth of jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (d. 1965)  

Jan 13   In the year 1885 birth of alfred Fuller, CEO (Fuller Brush Man)  

Famous Deaths In 1885

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   In the year 1885 eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29  

Jan 06   Peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of schuyler Colfax,American politician (b.1823)  

Jan 19   Fred Burnaby, English colonel/balloon pioneer, dies in battle on this day in history.  

Jan 24   Martin R Delany, politician & black nationalist, dies at 72 on this day in history.  

Jan 26   On this day in history death of charles George Gordon, Brit gov-gen (Sudan), executed at 51  

Feb 14   On this day in history death of jules Vallès, French writer (b. 1832)  

Feb 15   In the year 1885 leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52