There were two Presidents in the year 1885.
The first was Chester A. Arthur. He was the 21st President of the United States. He took office on September 19, 1881 and left office on March 4, 1885.
He was then followed by Grover Cleveland, who was the 22nd President, taking office on March 4, 1885 and leaving office on March 4, 1889.
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