Historical Events Happened In 1985
Friday, 26 August 2016
Jul 29 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78
Aug 01 On this day in history 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo
Aug 01 On this day in history frank Faylen vaudevillian, dies at 79 of pneumonia
Aug 01 Joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Aug 01 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 in the year 1985.
Aug 02 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies of pneumonia at 79
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 Flexible-wing glider altitude record set in the year 1985.
Aug 05 Theodore Sturgeon, sci-fi author (Hugo, It, Caviar), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Aug 06 In the year 1985 19th space shuttle mission (51-F), Challenger 8, lands at Edwards AFB
Aug 07 Grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58 in the year 1985.
Aug 08 In the year 1985 japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley's comet
Aug 08 Louise Brooks, actress (Pandora's Box), dies of a heart attack at 78 on this day in history.
Aug 10 Kenny Backer, comedian (Time Bandits), dies of a heart attack at 72 on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history michael Jackson buys ATV Music (every Beatle songs) for $47 million
Aug 11 Challenger flies to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1985 japanese Boeing 747 crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll)
Aug 12 Marcel Mihalovici, composer, dies at 86 in the year 1985.
Aug 13 In the year 1985 marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67
Aug 14 Gale Sondergaard, actress (Letter), dies of cerebral thrombosis at 86 in the year 1985.
Aug 15 In the year 1985 richard Yardumian, US composer (Creator Spirit), dies at 68
Aug 16 In the year 1985 singer Madonna weds actor Sean Penn
Aug 17 Dave Kingman hits his 400th HR on this day in history.
Aug 17 Rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India in the year 1985.
Aug 19 In the year 1985 japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei
Aug 20 On this day in history harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists
Aug 20 Israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of the US on this day in history.
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.