Historical Events For 1985
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Jan 01 Actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing) in the year 1985.
Jan 01 International Youth Year begins in the year 1985.
Jan 01 In the year 1985 uS's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY)
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 Egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III on this day in history.
Jan 02 Nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score in the year 1985.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion
Jan 03 Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews on this day in history.
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 Robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906 on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 09 Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1985 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 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 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 Martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert) in the year 1985.
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 "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds on this day in history.