Historical Events In 1885
Friday, 22 January 2021
Nov 27 On this day in history earliest photograph of a meteor shower made
Nov 27 Rudolph Reti, composer on this day in history.
Nov 30 Albrecht (von) Kesselring, German fieldmarshal (Poland/Netherland) on this day in history.
Nov 30 Opera "El Cid" premieres (Paris) in the year 1885.
Nov 30 The opera "Le Cid" is produced (Paris) in the year 1885.
Dec 01 Guy de Lioncourt, composer on this day in history.
Dec 02 In the year 1885 george Minot, US, physician, worked on anemia (Nobel 1934)
Dec 02 In the year 1885 opera "Regina di Saba," premieres in Vienna
Dec 03 Marchien Zwitsers, farmer in Lutten (died at 109 years old) on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1885 dirk H W Filarski, Dutch painter/lithographer (Bergense School)
Dec 06 Albrecht Schaeffer, German writer (The General) in the year 1885.
Dec 07 In the year 1885 49th Congress (1885-87) convenes
Dec 10 Janos Hammerschlag, composer in the year 1885.
Dec 17 France declares Madagascar a protectorate on this day in history.
Dec 19 F S Flint, London England, translator/poet (imagist movement) in the year 1885.
Dec 22 On this day in history joseph Deems Taylor, NYC, composer (Peter Ibbetson)
Dec 22 Pope Leo XIII proclaims extraordinary jubilee in the year 1885.
Dec 24 Arthur Dolphin, cricketer (Yorkshire & England keeper, later Test ump) on this day in history.
Dec 24 Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Dec 29 Gottlieb Daimler patents 1st bike (Germany) in the year 1885.