On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1885

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henrik Ibsen's "Vildauden," premieres in Oslo

Playwright Henrik Ibsen
Playwright
Henrik Ibsen

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAlice Paul

Alice Paul, American suffragist (National Woman's Party), born in Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey (d. 1977)

Suffragist Alice Paul
Suffragist
Alice Paul
  • Jack Hoxie, American actor, rodeo performer (The White Outlaw), born in Kingfisher Creek, Oklahoma (d. 1965)
1885 Highlights

About January 11, 1885

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn