Historical Events For 1985
Sunday, 18 February 2018
Jan 01 Actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing) on this day in history.
Jan 01 International Youth Year begins in the year 1985.
Jan 01 US's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY) on this day in history.
Jan 02 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter on this day in history.
Jan 02 Australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets in the year 1985.
Jan 02 Egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score
Jan 02 On this day in history undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion
Jan 03 On this day in history israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews
Jan 03 Lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93 on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1985 brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89
Jan 05 Discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906
Jan 06 In the year 1985 robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85
Jan 07 In the year 1985 japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet
Jan 07 Johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Jan 08 On this day in history japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 On this day in history calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 09 On this day in history don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies
Jan 09 On this day in history the Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 10 In the year 1985 daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua
Jan 13 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course in the year 1985.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42
Jan 13 On this day in history express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428
Jan 14 In the year 1985 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 In the year 1985 british pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11
Jan 14 In the year 1985 jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 Martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert) in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1985 rose Bottle is born
Jan 15 In the year 1985 tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years
Jan 16 In the year 1985 "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds