Historical Events In 1885
Saturday, 31 October 2020
Nov 27 Earliest photograph of a meteor shower made in the year 1885.
Nov 27 Rudolph Reti, composer on this day in history.
Nov 30 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland) in the year 1885.
Nov 30 Opera "El Cid" premieres (Paris) in the year 1885.
Nov 30 The opera "Le Cid" is produced (Paris) in the year 1885.
Dec 01 On this day in history guy de Lioncourt, composer
Dec 02 In the year 1885 george Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934)
Dec 02 In the year 1885 opera "Regina di Saba," premieres in Vienna
Dec 03 On this day in history marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old)
Dec 05 On this day in history dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School)
Dec 06 In the year 1885 albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General)
Dec 07 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes in the year 1885.
Dec 10 Janos Hammerschlag, composer on this day in history.
Dec 17 France declares Madagascar a protectorate on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1885 pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee
Dec 24 On this day in history arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump)
Dec 24 On this day in history louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85
Dec 29 On this day in history gottlieb Daimler patents 1st bike (Germany)