On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1885

Historical Events

  • The United States terminates reciprocity and fishery agreement with Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens), dies at 73
1885 Highlights

About July 1, 1885

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer