On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1885

Historical Events

  • 11th Kentucky Derby: Babe Henderson aboard Joe Cotton wins in 2:37.25

Famous Birthdays

  • Otto Klemperer, Breslau Germany, conductor/composer (Das Ziel)
1885 Highlights

About May 14, 1885

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus