On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1885

Historical Events

  • US Salvation Army officially organized

Famous Birthdays

  • Marc-Jean-Baptiste Delmas, French composer, born in Saint-Quentin, France (d. 1931)

Famous Deaths

  • Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, Swedish composer, dies at 53
1885 Highlights

About March 28, 1885

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries