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Historical Events In 1885

Thursday, 19 May 2022

Nov 27   On this day in history earliest photograph of a meteor shower made  

Nov 27   In the year 1885 rudolph Reti, composer  

Nov 30   Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland) on this day in history.  

Nov 30   In the year 1885 opera "El Cid" premieres (Paris)  

Nov 30   The opera "Le Cid" is produced (Paris) on this day in history.  

Dec 01   On this day in history guy de Lioncourt, composer  

Dec 02   George Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934) in the year 1885.  

Dec 02   In the year 1885 opera "Regina di Saba," premieres in Vienna  

Dec 03   Marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old) on this day in history.  

Dec 05   In the year 1885 dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School)  

Dec 06   On this day in history albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General)  

Dec 07   In the year 1885 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes  

Dec 10   On this day in history janos Hammerschlag, composer  

Dec 17   France declares Madagascar a protectorate in the year 1885.  

Dec 19   F S Flint, London England, translator/poet (imagist movement) in the year 1885.  

Dec 22   Joseph Deems Taylor, NYC, composer (Peter Ibbetson) on this day in history.  

Dec 22   Pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee on this day in history.  

Dec 24   In the year 1885 arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump)  

Dec 24   Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

Dec 29   On this day in history gottlieb Daimler patents 1st bike (Germany)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1885

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Roland Diggle, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes) was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 05   In the year 1885 birth of humbert Wolfe, Italian-British poet (d. 1940)  

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

Jan 08   In the year 1885 birth of a. J. Muste, Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967)  

Jan 11   On this day in history birth of alice Paul, ERA advocate/founder (National Woman's Party)  

Jan 11   Jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (d. 1965) was born in the year 1885.  

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   In the year 1885 peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer, dies at 72  

Jan 13   Schuyler Colfax,American politician (b.1823) died on this day in history.  

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

Jan 24   On this day in history martin R Delany, politician & black nationalist, dies at 72  

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

Feb 14   In the year 1885 death of jules Vall├Ęs, French writer (b. 1832)  

Feb 15   Leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1885.  

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