On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1885

Famous Birthdays

  • Erwin Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity), born in Biebrich, Germany (d. 1964)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Meissner, Austrian poet (Ziska), dies at 62
1885 Highlights

About May 29, 1885

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini