On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1885

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Delany, African-American abolitionist and physician (1st African American major in US Army), dies at 72
1885 Highlights

About January 24, 1885

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius