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What Happened on June 17, 1885

Historical Events


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Statue of Liberty arrives in NYC aboard French ship `Isere'

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The Statue of Liberty, New York
The Statue of Liberty, New York
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Famous Deaths

  • General Edwin H K Freiherr von Manteuffel, mayor (Elzas-Lothar'n), dies
1885 Highlights

About June 17, 1885

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini