On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Würz, German composer, and music critic, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1965)

Famous Deaths

  • Leopold Damrosch, German-American composer, and conductor (New York Oratorio Society; New York Symphony), dies at 52
1885 Highlights

About February 15, 1885

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius