On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1885

Historical Events

Historic Event

Henrik Ibsen's "Vildauden," premieres in Oslo

Famous Birthdays

Alice Paul

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

  • 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? 136 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn