On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1885

Historical Events

  • Opera "Regina di Saba" premieres in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • George Minot, American physician (Nobel 1934 - introduction of a raw-liver diet in the treatment of pernicious anemia), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1950)
1885 Highlights

About December 2, 1885

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius