On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1885

Historical Events

  • General Wolseley receives last distress signal of General Gordon in Khartoum

Famous Birthdays

  • Johannes Ringers, Dutch water engineer (dikes)
1885 Highlights

About January 2, 1885

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

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn