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Historical Events In 1885

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Apr 05   Dimitrie Cuclin, composer in the year 1885.  

Apr 06   In the year 1885 carlos Leon Salzedo, composer  

Apr 08   On this day in history dimitrios Levidis, composer  

Apr 10   John H Scholten, theologist (Free Want), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Apr 13   In the year 1885 pieter S Gerbrandy, Dutch lawyer/premier in London (1940-45)  

Apr 15   Naval forces land at Panama to protect American interests during revolution on this day in history.  

Apr 16   Leo Weiner, Hungary, composer (Fasching) on this day in history.  

Apr 17   On this day in history 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   On this day in history boston Pops Orchestra forms  

Apr 30   Luigi Russolo, composer on this day in history.  

May 01   On this day in history maria "Goeie Mie" Swanenburg sentence to life for killing 27 in Neth  

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

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

May 02   In the year 1885 "Good Housekeeping" magazine is first published  

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 on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1885 john E W Thompson, named minister to Haiti  

May 08   Pavel Krizkovsky, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.  

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

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

May 10   Edward Stephen, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1885.  

May 10   On this day in history fritz v Unruh, writer  

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   On this day in history juliana Horatia [Gatty] Ewing, author (Lob Lie-by-the-Fire), dies  

May 14   In the year 1885 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   In the year 1885 canadian Méti insurgent Louis Riel captured, Saskatchewan  

May 15   On this day in history canadian Meti insurgent Louis Reil captured, Saskatchewan  

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Famous Birthdays In 1885

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Roland Diggle, composer was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 02   Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Humbert Wolfe, Italian-British poet (d. 1940) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 08   John Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45) was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of a. J. Muste, Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967)  

Jan 11   Alice Paul, ERA advocate/founder (National Woman's Party) was born in the year 1885.  

Jan 11   Jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (d. 1965) was born on this day in history.  

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

Jan 06   On this day in history peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer, dies at 72  

Jan 13   Schuyler Colfax,American politician (b.1823) died in the year 1885.  

Jan 19   On this day in history fred Burnaby, English colonel/balloon pioneer, dies in battle  

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

Jan 26   Charles George Gordon, Brit gov-gen (Sudan), executed at 51 died in the year 1885.  

Feb 14   Jules Vall├Ęs, French writer (b. 1832) died on this day in history.  

Feb 15   Leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.  

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