Historical Events For 1985
Sunday, 28 May 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1985 actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing)
Jan 01 International Youth Year begins on this day in history.
Jan 01 US's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY) on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter
Jan 02 In the year 1985 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 on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93
Jan 04 Brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89 in the year 1985.
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 On this day in history robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85
Jan 07 On this day in history japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 In the year 1985 japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out in the year 1985.
Jan 09 Don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history the Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
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 in the year 1985.
Jan 13 Express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428 in the year 1985.
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 On this day in history jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 Martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert) on this day in history.
Jan 15 On this day in history 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 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