Historical Events In 1885
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Nov 27 Rudolph Reti, composer in the year 1885.
Nov 30 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland) in the year 1885.
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 On this day in history guy de Lioncourt, composer
Dec 02 George Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934) on this day in history.
Dec 02 Opera "Regina di Saba," premieres in Vienna in the year 1885.
Dec 03 Marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old) on this day in history.
Dec 05 Dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School) in the year 1885.
Dec 06 Albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General) in the year 1885.
Dec 07 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1885 janos Hammerschlag, composer
Dec 17 France declares Madagascar a protectorate in the year 1885.
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 Pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee on this day in history.
Dec 24 Arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump) on this day in history.
Dec 24 Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1885 gottlieb Daimler patents 1st bike (Germany)