Historical Events Happened In 1985
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
Jul 29 James F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69 in the year 1985.
Jul 30 Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-I mission on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history 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 On this day in history joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92
Aug 01 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1985 zbynek Vostrak, composer, dies at 65
Aug 05 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 07 Grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58 on this day in history.
Aug 08 Japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley's comet in the year 1985.
Aug 08 Louise Brooks, actress (Pandora's Box), dies of a heart attack at 78 on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history challenger flies to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz
Aug 12 In the year 1985 japanese Boeing 747 crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll)
Aug 12 In the year 1985 marcel Mihalovici, composer, dies at 86
Aug 13 In the year 1985 marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67
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 on this day in history.
Aug 16 Singer Madonna weds actor Sean Penn in the year 1985.
Aug 17 On this day in history dave Kingman hits his 400th HR
Aug 17 On this day in history rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India
Aug 19 On this day in history japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei
Aug 20 Harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists in the year 1985.
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 In the year 1985 ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies