On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1885

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Lord Randolph Churchill makes a speech in Ulster in opposition to Home Rule e.g. "Ulster will fight and Ulster will be right"

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Chifley, Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1951)
  • Erich von Stroheim, Austrian film director and actor (Sunset Boulevard, Blind Husbands, La Grande Illusion), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1957)
  • Gunnar Asplund, Swedish architect (d. 1940)