On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • Clara [G Meijer-] Wichmann, German anarchist and feminist (Wife & society), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1922)
  • Kurt Hiller, German writer, born in Berlin (d. 1972)
1885 Highlights

About August 17, 1885

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo