Historical Events For 1985
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1985 actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing)
Jan 01 In the year 1985 international Youth Year begins
Jan 01 On this day in history uS's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY)
Jan 02 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter in the year 1985.
Jan 02 On this day in history australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets
Jan 02 Egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III in the year 1985.
Jan 02 On this day in history nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score
Jan 02 Undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion in the year 1985.
Jan 03 On this day in history 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 Discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission in the year 1985.
Jan 05 Robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906 on this day in history.
Jan 06 Robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Jan 07 Japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1985 johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67
Jan 07 On this day in history lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Jan 08 Japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet in the year 1985.
Jan 09 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua
Jan 13 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42
Jan 13 Express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428 in the year 1985.
Jan 14 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees in the year 1985.
Jan 14 On this day in history british pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11
Jan 14 Jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86 in the year 1985.
Jan 14 Martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert) in the year 1985.
Jan 15 In the year 1985 civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president
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 In the year 1985 tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years
Jan 16 On this day in history "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds