Famous Deaths in June 1885

  • Jun 5 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80
  • Jun 8 Ignace Bourget, Bishop of Montreal (b. 1799)
  • Jun 14 Agustin Bethencourt, Venezuelan publisher on Curacao, dies at 58
  • Jun 16 Wilhelm Camphausen, German painter (b. 1818)
  • Jun 17 Gen Edwin H K Freiherr von Manteuffel, mayor (Elzas-Lothar'n), dies
  • Jun 22 Mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies