Historical Events Happened In 1985
Sunday, 01 May 2016
Jul 29 James F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69 on this day in history.
Jul 30 Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-I mission on this day in history.
Jul 31 Eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78 in the year 1985.
Aug 01 In the year 1985 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo
Aug 01 Frank Faylen vaudevillian, dies at 79 of pneumonia in the year 1985.
Aug 01 In the year 1985 joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92
Aug 01 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 in the year 1985.
Aug 02 In the year 1985 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo
Aug 02 Frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies of pneumonia at 79 on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1985 19th space shuttle mission (51-F), Challenger 8, lands at Edwards AFB
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 In the year 1985 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 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 in the year 1985.
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 Marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Aug 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1985 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 Harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists in the year 1985.
Aug 20 Israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of the US in the year 1985.
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 On this day in history premier Neville Wran ratifies legislation in NSW to make AIDS a notifiable disease.
Aug 22 In the year 1985 ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies