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Historical Events In 1885

Friday, 16 November 2018

May 18   Australians depart Suakin in the Sudan for Sydney in the year 1885.  

May 18   Eurico Gaspar Dutra, president of Brazil (1945-50) in the year 1885.  

May 19   1st mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn, Massachusetts) in the year 1885.  

May 19   German chancellor Bismarck takes possession of Cameroon &Togoland on this day in history.  

May 19   In the year 1885 the first mass production of shoes (Jan Matzeliger in Lynn MA)  

May 21   On this day in history gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer, dies at 73  

May 21   Sophie of Schönburg-Waldenburg, wife of Prince William of Wied (d.1936) in the year 1885.  

May 22   In the year 1885 13th Preakness: Jim McLaughlin aboard Tecumseh wins in 2:49  

May 22   On this day in history julio Fonseca, composer  

May 22   On this day in history victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83  

May 29   On this day in history alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63  

May 29   Erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity) in the year 1885.  

Jun 05   In the year 1885 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   19th Belmont: Paul Duffy aboard Tyrant wins in 2:43 on this day in history.  

Jun 07   Percy Brier, composer in the year 1885.  

Jun 12   Roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France on this day in history.  

Jun 12   Werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle) on this day in history.  

Jun 14   On this day in history agustin Bethencourt, Venezuelan publisher on Curacao, dies at 58  

Jun 17   In the year 1885 gen Edwin H K Freiherr von Manteuffel, mayor (Elzas-Lothar'n), dies  

Jun 17   Statue of Liberty arrived in NYC aboard French ship `Isere' on this day in history.  

Jun 19   In the year 1885 stevan Hristic, composer  

Jun 22   In the year 1885 mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies  

Jun 23   In the year 1885 nSW Contingent to Sudan disembarks at Sydney  

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   On this day in history arthur Harmat, composer  

Jun 28   On this day in history berthold Viertel, writer  

Jun 29   Andre Gailhard, composer on this day in history.  

Jul 01   Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

Jul 01   The United States terminates reciprocity and fishery agreement with Canada on this day in history.  

Jul 02   On this day in history canada's North-west Insurrection ends with surrender of Big Bear  

Jul 05   Andre Lhote, French painter/art historian (Traité du paysage) 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 in the year 1885.  

Jan 02   Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes) was born in the year 1885.  

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

Jan 08   In the year 1885 birth of john Curtin, Victoria, Australian PM (Labor, 1941-45)  

Jan 08   In the year 1885 birth of a. J. Muste, Dutch pacifist and activist (d. 1967)  

Jan 11   Alice Paul, ERA advocate/founder (National Woman's Party) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 11   In the year 1885 birth of jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (d. 1965)  

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 on this day in history.  

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

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

Feb 14   In the year 1885 death of jules Vallès, French writer (b. 1832)  

Feb 15   In the year 1885 leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52  

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