On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 1885

Historical Events

  • British government of Salisbury forms
  • Samuel David Ferguson becomes 1st US black bishop

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

28th US President Woodrow Wilson (28) weds Presbyterian minister's daughter Ellen Louise Axson (25) in Savannah, Georgia

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

1885 Highlights

About June 24, 1885

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer