What Happened On 22nd September 1885 In History

September 22nd (1885) was a Tuesday. It's the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 101 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 22nd September, 1885

  • » Lord Randolph Churchill makes a speech in Ulster in opposition to Irish Home Rule movement known as Home Rule.

Famous Birthdays on September 22 in 1885

  • » Gunnar Asplund, Swedish architect, designed the Stockholm Public Library (d. 1940)
  • » Ben Chifley, Australian engineer and politician, 16th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1951)
  • » Erich von Stroheim, Austrian-American actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1957)

September 22nd Holidays in History

  • » Car-Free Days named Car-Free Day (Europe and Montreal, Canada)
  • » Christian Calendar of saints or feast day:
  • » Saint Candidus e.g Candidus
  • » Digna and Emerita
  • » Emmeram of Regensburg
  • » Saint Maurice called Maurice (Western Church)
  • » Saint Phocas called Phocas
  • » Sadalberga
  • » Theban Legion
  • » Thomas of Villanova
  • » Philander Chase (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » September 22 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest date for the autumnal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere and the vernal equinox in the Southern Hemisphere:
  • » Autumnal Equinox Day (Japan)
  • » French Republican Calendar e.g French Republican New Year, the first day ("Grape") in the Vendémiaire named Month of Vendémiaire. (French Revolution)
  • » Harvest festival, celebrated on Harvest moon, the full moon nearest to the autumnal equinox. (Britain)
  • » Mabon (Wicca) called Mabon in the Northern Hemisphere, Ostara in the Southern Hemisphere. (Neopagan Wheel of the Year)
  • » The first day of Miķeļi (ancient Latvia)
  • » Hobbit Day, the containing week is celebrated as Tolkien Week. (Tolkien fandom or American Tolkien Society)
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Bulgaria from the Ottoman Empire in 1908.
  • » Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Mali from France in 1960.
  • » OneWebDay, an annual day of Internet celebration and awareness, started in 2006.

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World History for the 22nd September