On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1885

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Men's Tennis, Newport R.I.: Richard Sears wins 5th consecutive US singles title; beats Godfrey M. Brinley 6-3, 4-6, 6-0, 6-3
1885 Highlights

About August 22, 1885

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo