Historical Events In 1885
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
May 18 In the year 1885 australians depart Suakin in the Sudan for Sydney
May 18 Eurico Gaspar Dutra, president of Brazil (1945-50) on this day in history.
May 19 1st mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn, Massachusetts) on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history german chancellor Bismarck takes possession of Cameroon &Togoland
May 19 The first mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn MA) on this day in history.
May 21 Gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history sophie of Schönburg-Waldenburg, wife of Prince William of Wied (d.1936)
May 22 In the year 1885 13th Preakness: Jim McLaughlin aboard Tecumseh wins in 2:49
May 22 Julio Fonseca, composer on this day in history.
May 22 In the year 1885 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 Erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity) on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history georges Mandel, [Louis Rothschild], French Foreign minister (-1940)
Jun 05 J Palisa discovers asteroid #248 Lameia in the year 1885.
Jun 05 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history 19th Belmont: Paul Duffy aboard Tyrant wins in 2:43
Jun 07 Percy Brier, composer on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1885 roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France
Jun 12 On this day in history werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
Jun 14 Agustin Bethencourt, Venezuelan publisher on Curacao, dies at 58 in the year 1885.
Jun 17 On this day in history gen Edwin H K Freiherr von Manteuffel, mayor (Elzas-Lothar'n), dies
Jun 17 In the year 1885 statue of Liberty arrived in NYC aboard French ship `Isere'
Jun 19 Stevan Hristic, composer in the year 1885.
Jun 22 On this day in history mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies
Jun 23 In the year 1885 nSW Contingent to Sudan disembarks at Sydney
Jun 24 On this day in history british government of Salisbury forms
Jun 26 In the year 1885 andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac)
Jun 27 On this day in history arthur Harmat, composer
Jun 28 Berthold Viertel, writer on this day in history.
Jun 29 On this day in history andre Gailhard, composer
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 in the year 1885.
Jul 05 In the year 1885 andre Lhote, French painter/art historian (Traité du paysage)