Historical Events For 1985
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing)
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 On this day in history australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets
Jan 02 On this day in history egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III
Jan 02 On this day in history nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score
Jan 02 In the year 1985 undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion
Jan 03 In the year 1985 israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews
Jan 03 Lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93 in the year 1985.
Jan 04 In the year 1985 brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89
Jan 05 On this day in history discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission
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 Japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet in the year 1985.
Jan 07 In the year 1985 johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67
Jan 07 Lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1985 japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 In the year 1985 calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 09 Don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 The Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out on this day in history.
Jan 10 Daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua in the year 1985.
Jan 13 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course on this day in history.
Jan 13 Carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert)
Jan 15 Civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president on this day in history.
Jan 15 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Rose Bottle is born in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years on this day in history.
Jan 16 On this day in history "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds