Historical Events In 1885
Sunday, 18 April 2021
May 18 Australians depart Suakin in the Sudan for Sydney in the year 1885.
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) 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 In the year 1885 gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer, dies at 73
May 21 Sophie of Schönburg-Waldenburg, wife of Prince William of Wied (d.1936) on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history 13th Preakness: Jim McLaughlin aboard Tecumseh wins in 2:49
May 22 In the year 1885 julio Fonseca, composer
May 22 Victor(-Marie) Hugo, French writer (Les Miserables), dies at 83 in the year 1885.
May 29 Alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63 in the year 1885.
May 29 Erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity) on this day in history.
Jun 01 Smallpox in Montreal killing 3,164 people in the year 1885.
Jun 05 In the year 1885 georges Mandel, [Louis Rothschild], French Foreign minister (-1940)
Jun 05 In the year 1885 j Palisa discovers asteroid #248 Lameia
Jun 05 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80 in the year 1885.
Jun 06 In the year 1885 19th Belmont: Paul Duffy aboard Tyrant wins in 2:43
Jun 07 On this day in history percy Brier, composer
Jun 12 On this day in history roof collapse kills 30 at murder trial in France
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 In the year 1885 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 In the year 1885 stevan Hristic, composer
Jun 22 On this day in history mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies
Jun 23 NSW Contingent to Sudan disembarks at Sydney in the year 1885.
Jun 24 British government of Salisbury forms in the year 1885.
Jun 26 Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac) on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1885 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