Historical Events Happened In 1985
Sunday, 21 December 2014
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) in the year 1985.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter
Jan 02 Australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III
Jan 02 Nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score in the year 1985.
Jan 02 Undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews
Jan 03 In the year 1985 lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1985 japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet
Jan 07 In the year 1985 johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67
Jan 07 In the year 1985 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 Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42
Jan 13 In the year 1985 express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428
Jan 14 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees in the year 1985.
Jan 14 British pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 In the year 1985 martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert)
Jan 15 In the year 1985 civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president
Jan 15 In the year 1985 mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India
Jan 15 Rose Bottle is born on this day in history.
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