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Historical Events In 1885

Friday, 19 April 2019

Apr 05   In the year 1885 dimitrie Cuclin, composer  

Apr 06   On this day in history carlos Leon Salzedo, composer  

Apr 08   Dimitrios Levidis, composer on this day in history.  

Apr 10   On this day in history john H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73  

Apr 13   On this day in history pieter S Gerbrandy, Dutch lawyer/premier in London (1940-45)  

Apr 15   Naval forces land at Panama to protect American interests during revolution in the year 1885.  

Apr 16   In the year 1885 leo Weiner, Hungary, composer (Fasching)  

Apr 17   In the year 1885 cecil Burleigh, composer  

Apr 23   William Henry Holmes, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Apr 29   On this day in history egon E Kisch, Czech writer/journalist (Rasende Reporter)  

Apr 30   Boston Pops Orchestra forms in the year 1885.  

Apr 30   In the year 1885 luigi Russolo, composer  

May 01   Maria "Goeie Mie" Swanenburg sentence to life for killing 27 in Neth on this day in history.  

May 01   In the year 1885 maria "Goeie Mie" Swanenburg sentence to life for killing 27 in Netherlands  

May 02   "Good Housekeeping" magazine is 1st published on this day in history.  

May 02   "Good Housekeeping" magazine is first published on this day in history.  

May 02   On this day in history congo Free State established by King Leopold II of Belgium  

May 04   Aleksandar I Karadjordjevic, monarch of Serbia (1842-58), dies at 78 in the year 1885.  

May 05   Henri Velge, 1st chairman (Belgian Council of State) on this day in history.  

May 05   Lauro Rossi, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1885.  

May 07   On this day in history george "Gabby" Hayes, Wellesvile NY, actor (In Old Santa Fe, El Paso)  

May 07   On this day in history john E W Thompson, named minister to Haiti  

May 08   In the year 1885 pavel Krizkovsky, composer, dies at 65  

May 08   In the year 1885 sarah Ann Henley survives 76-m jump from Clifton Bridge, Avon, Engl  

May 08   Sarah Ann Henley survives 76-meter jump from Clifton Bridge, Avon, England on this day in history.  

May 10   Edward Stephen, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

May 10   Fritz v Unruh, writer in the year 1885.  

May 11   On this day in history ferdinand Hiller, German pianist/composer/conductor, dies at 73  

May 12   Battle of Batoche, French Canadians rebel against Canada in the year 1885.  

May 13   In the year 1885 juliana Horatia [Gatty] Ewing, author (Lob Lie-by-the-Fire), dies  

May 14   On this day in history 11th Kentucky Derby: Babe Henderson aboard Joe Cotton wins in 2:37.25  

May 14   Otto Klemperer, Breslau Germany, conductor/composer (Das Ziel) in the year 1885.  

May 15   On this day in history canadian Méti insurgent Louis Riel captured, Saskatchewan  

May 15   Canadian Meti insurgent Louis Reil captured, Saskatchewan in the year 1885.  

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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   In the year 1885 birth of johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes)  

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

Jan 08   John Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   A. J. Muste, Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967) was born in the year 1885.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   Alfred Fuller, CEO (Fuller Brush Man) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1885

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 04   Eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer, dies at 72 in the year 1885.  

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 in the year 1885.  

Jan 24   Martin R Delany, politician & black nationalist, dies at 72 in the year 1885.  

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 on this day in history.  

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