Famous Deaths in August 1885

  • Aug 7 Antony EJ Modderman, Dutch minister of Justice (1879-83), dies at 46
  • Aug 12 Georg Curtius, German classical/linguist/philologist, dies at 65
  • Aug 20 Edouard J A Agneessens, Flemish painter (Slave Market), dies at 42
  • Aug 28 Julius Hopp, Austrian composer, dies at 66