Famous People Who Died in November 1885

  • Nov 8 Johannes Kneppelhout [Klikspaan], Dutch humorist and author, dies at 71

Louis RielLouis Riel (1844-1885)

Nov 16 Canadian politician, founder of the province of Manitoba and leader of the M├ętis people of the Canadian prairies, hanged for treason at 41

  • Nov 25 Alfonso XII, King of Spain (1874-85), dies at 27
  • Nov 25 Thomas A. Hendricks, 21st Vice President of the United States (D), dies 8 months after taking office at 66
  • Nov 26 Thomas Andrews, Irish chemist and physicist (ozone), dies at 71