Famous people born in 1885

    Wallace Beery

    Wallace Beery

    Wallace Beery was an Academy Award winning American actor best known for his role in ‘The Champ.’ This biography of Wallace Beery provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

    AmericanApril 1, 1885111 views

    Max Volmer

    Max Volmer was a German physical chemist who is known for his important contributions to the field of electrochemistry

    GermanMay 3, 1885132 views

    John Curtin

    John Curtin was an Australian politician and trade unionist, who rose from the grassroots to become the 14th Prime Minister of the country

    Olive Dennis

    Olive Dennis was the first woman to become a member of the American Railway Engineering Association

    AmericanNovember 20, 1885165 views

    Julius Streicher

    Julius Streicher was a prominent member of the NSDAP before the World War II

    GermanFebruary 12, 1885205 views

    Alice Paul

    Alice Paul was a women’s rights activist and a key figure of the 20th century women’s suffrage movement

    AmericanJanuary 11, 1885157 views

    Sonia Delaunay

    The famous painter and designer, is known for her innovative techniques in fine arts and their application to designing and décor

    FrenchNovember 14, 1885108 views

    George Richards Minot

    George Richards Minot was an eminent American medical researcher, who is remembered for his revolutionary achievement in field of hematology

    Allan Dwan

    A man of innovation with over 400 movies to his credit, Allan Dwan was a writer, director, producer belonging to the era of silent films

    AmericanApril 3, 1885131 views