Historical Events Happened In 1985
Saturday, 29 August 2015
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 In the year 1985 uS's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY)
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 in the year 1985.
Jan 02 On this day in history egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III
Jan 02 Nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score on this day in history.
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 Lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93 in the year 1985.
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 in the year 1985.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1985.
Jan 08 In the year 1985 japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 On this day in history 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 in the year 1985.
Jan 09 The Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out in the year 1985.
Jan 10 Daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua in the year 1985.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course
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 In the year 1985 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 British pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11 in the year 1985.
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 On this day in history rose Bottle is born
Jan 15 Tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years in the year 1985.
Jan 16 In the year 1985 "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds