On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • George de Hevesy, Hungarian radiochemist (Nobel 1943), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1966)
1885 Highlights

About August 1, 1885

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo