Historical Events In 1885
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Nov 27 Earliest photograph of a meteor shower made on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history rudolph Reti, composer
Nov 30 In the year 1885 albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland)
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 in the year 1885.
Dec 02 George Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934) on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1885 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 On this day in history albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General)
Dec 07 On this day in history 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes
Dec 10 Janos Hammerschlag, composer on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1885 france declares Madagascar a protectorate
Dec 19 F S Flint, London England, translator/poet (imagist movement) in the year 1885.
Dec 22 Joseph Deems Taylor, NYC, composer (Peter Ibbetson) in the year 1885.
Dec 22 In the year 1885 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.