Historical Events For 1985
Friday, 24 November 2017
Jul 29 On this day in history james F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69
Jul 30 In the year 1985 discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-I mission
Jul 31 In the year 1985 eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78
Aug 01 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo in the year 1985.
Aug 01 Frank Faylen vaudevillian, dies at 79 of pneumonia on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1985 joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92
Aug 01 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Aug 02 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo on this day in history.
Aug 02 Frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies of pneumonia at 79 in the year 1985.
Aug 02 In the year 1985 nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Aug 04 On this day in history zbynek Vostrak, composer, dies at 65
Aug 05 In the year 1985 flexible-wing glider altitude record set
Aug 05 In the year 1985 theodore Sturgeon, sci-fi author (Hugo, It, Caviar), dies at 67
Aug 06 19th space shuttle mission (51-F), Challenger 8, lands at Edwards AFB in the year 1985.
Aug 07 In the year 1985 grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58
Aug 08 On this day in history japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley's comet
Aug 08 On this day in history louise Brooks, actress (Pandora's Box), dies of a heart attack at 78
Aug 10 On this day in history kenny Backer, comedian (Time Bandits), dies of a heart attack at 72
Aug 10 In the year 1985 michael Jackson buys ATV Music (every Beatle songs) for $47 million
Aug 11 Challenger flies to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz in the year 1985.
Aug 12 Japanese Boeing 747 crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll) in the year 1985.
Aug 12 On this day in history marcel Mihalovici, composer, dies at 86
Aug 13 Marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Aug 14 In the year 1985 gale Sondergaard, actress (Letter), dies of cerebral thrombosis at 86
Aug 15 Richard Yardumian, US composer (Creator Spirit), dies at 68 in the year 1985.
Aug 16 On this day in history singer Madonna weds actor Sean Penn
Aug 17 In the year 1985 dave Kingman hits his 400th HR
Aug 17 In the year 1985 rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India
Aug 19 In the year 1985 japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei
Aug 20 In the year 1985 harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists
Aug 20 In the year 1985 israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of the US
Aug 21 On this day in history near Coast of Northern Peru a 6.3 quake injured at least 100 people, 60 homes destroyed and damage to other buildings in the Chimbote area
Aug 21 Premier Neville Wran ratifies legislation in NSW to make AIDS a notifiable disease in the year 1985.
Aug 22 Ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies in the year 1985.