Historical Events In 1885
Saturday, 19 January 2019
May 18 Australians depart Suakin in the Sudan for Sydney on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1885 eurico Gaspar Dutra, president of Brazil (1945-50)
May 19 1st mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn, Massachusetts) on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1885 german chancellor Bismarck takes possession of Cameroon &Togoland
May 19 On this day in history the first mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn MA)
May 21 Gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1885.
May 21 In the year 1885 sophie of Schönburg-Waldenburg, wife of Prince William of Wied (d.1936)
May 22 13th Preakness: Jim McLaughlin aboard Tecumseh wins in 2:49 in the year 1885.
May 22 In the year 1885 julio Fonseca, composer
May 22 On this day in history victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83
May 29 In the year 1885 alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63
May 29 In the year 1885 erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity)
Jun 05 In the year 1885 georges Mandel, [Louis Rothschild], French Foreign minister (-1940)
Jun 05 J Palisa discovers asteroid #248 Lameia on this day in history.
Jun 05 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80 in the year 1885.
Jun 06 19th Belmont: Paul Duffy aboard Tyrant wins in 2:43 on this day in history.
Jun 07 Percy Brier, composer on this day in history.
Jun 12 Roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France in the year 1885.
Jun 12 In the year 1885 werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
Jun 14 Agustin Bethencourt, Venezuelan publisher on Curacao, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 17 Gen Edwin H K Freiherr von Manteuffel, mayor (Elzas-Lothar'n), dies on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history statue of Liberty arrived in NYC aboard French ship `Isere'
Jun 19 Stevan Hristic, composer in the year 1885.
Jun 22 In the year 1885 mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies
Jun 23 NSW Contingent to Sudan disembarks at Sydney in the year 1885.
Jun 24 In the year 1885 british government of Salisbury forms
Jun 26 On this day in history andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
Jun 27 Arthur Harmat, composer on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1885 berthold Viertel, writer
Jun 29 Andre Gailhard, composer on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1885 hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens), dies at 73
Jul 01 The United States terminates reciprocity and fishery agreement with Canada on this day in history.
Jul 02 Canada's North-west Insurrection ends with surrender of Big Bear on this day in history.
Jul 05 Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian (Traité du paysage) on this day in history.