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1885
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Blackburn Rovers
Blackburn Rovers 2 Queen's Park 0
1885
   President of the United States was   
Grover Cleveland
1885
   Wimbledon Men's Singles champion was   
William Renshaw
1885
   Wimbledon Ladies' Singles champion was   
Maud Watson
1885
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Richard D. Sears
d. Godfrey M. Brinley 6-3 4-6 6-0 6-3
1885
   is birth year of   
Berg
February 1885
1885
   the winner was   
Joe Cotton
Babe Henderson
1885
   the winner was   
Bob Martin
At St Andrews
Fritz V Unruh
   was born on   
May 10, 1885
Writer
Mae Murray
   was born on   
May 10, 1885
[Girl with bee-stung lips], VA, actress (High Stakes)
Marie Benavente
   was born on   
May 10, 1885
[Maria Wissink], actress (Scapegoat)
1885
   the winner was   
Puritan
Puritan (United States) defeated Genesta (England) at New York City 2-0
Henry Ford Invented and Sold the First Gas-powered Automobile in 1885
   is   
False
It was Karl Benz
1885
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Sheet Anchor
Jockey - Mick O'Brien, Trainer - T. Wilson, Owner - Martin Loughlin, Time - 3.29.50
1885
      
Treaty of Simulambuco
Between the Portuguese government and officials in the N'Goyo Kingdom.
1885
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Tecumseh
Jim McLaughlin on board -- Trainer Charles S. Littlefield -- W. Donohue -- 2:49.00
1885
   winner was   
Tyrant
Paul Duffy up, Trainer: C. Claypool James, Owner: B. A. Haggin -- 2:43.00
1885
   was won by   
Billet Doux
Count Zborowski
March 4, 1885
   the oath was recited by   
Grover Cleveland
East Portico, U.S. Capitol by Morrison R. Waite, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
Saltcoats Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1885
Cockenzie and Port Seton Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1885
Banchory Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1885
Coatbridge Burgh
   adopted a policing system in   
1885
George S. Patton
   lifespan was   
1885-1945
US Army General known for his toughness. Commanded in Europe during WWII.
Gilbert & Sullivan
   composed the musical   
H.M.S. Pinafore (1885)
Gilbert & Sullivan
   composed the musical   
The Mikado (1885)
Ezra Pound
   lifespan was   
1885-1972
American poet; spent most of his life in Europe
Samuel Luther Thompson (1885-98)
   had the nickname   
"Big Sam
Billie Burke
   lifespan was   
1885-1970
Played Glinda the Good Witch of the North in The Wizard of Oz. Full name Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke.
Cloisonnism
   happened during   
1885-1930
France
John Philip Sousa
   composed   
The Queen of Hearts (1885)
Also known as Royalty and Roguery
Marquess of Salisbury
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
1885-1886
Conservative, Robert Cecil, he supported the policies that led to the Boer War (1899-1902)






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