Historical Events In 1885
Friday, 17 January 2020
Nov 27 Rudolph Reti, composer in the year 1885.
Nov 30 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland) on this day in history.
Nov 30 Opera "El Cid" premieres (Paris) on this day in history.
Nov 30 In the year 1885 the opera "Le Cid" is produced (Paris)
Dec 01 Guy de Lioncourt, composer on this day in history.
Dec 02 George Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934) on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history opera "Regina di Saba," premieres in Vienna
Dec 03 In the year 1885 marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old)
Dec 05 Dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School) on this day in history.
Dec 06 Albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General) on this day in history.
Dec 07 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1885 janos Hammerschlag, composer
Dec 17 In the year 1885 france declares Madagascar a protectorate
Dec 19 On this day in history f S Flint, London England, translator/poet (imagist movement)
Dec 22 Joseph Deems Taylor, NYC, composer (Peter Ibbetson) in the year 1885.
Dec 22 On this day in history pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee
Dec 24 Arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump) in the year 1885.
Dec 24 Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Dec 29 Gottlieb Daimler patents 1st bike (Germany) in the year 1885.