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Historical Events Happened In 1985

Wednesday, 04 May 2016

Nov 09   On this day in history gary Kasparov (USSR) becomes World Chess Champion at age of 22  

Nov 09   On this day in history helen Rose, costume designer, dies at 81  

Nov 10   On this day in history pelle Lindbergh Philadelphia Flyer's goalie, dies in drunk driving accident  

Nov 10   On this day in history pelle Lindbergh, goalie (Phila Flyers), dies in drunk driving accident  

Nov 12   STS 61-B vehicle moves to the launch pad on this day in history.  

Nov 12   The province of Ontario looses its Standard & Poors triple A credit rating on this day in history.  

Nov 13   Nevado del Ruiz volcano erupts in Colombia, kills 25,000 on this day in history.  

Nov 15   On this day in history spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90  

Nov 16   John J Sparkmann, (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85 in the year 1985.  

Nov 17   On this day in history jimmy Ritz, actor (Ritz Brothers), dies of heart failure at 81  

Nov 19   In the year 1985 lall Singh, cricketer (Test for India 1932), dies  

Nov 19   President Reagan andSoviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev meet for first time in the year 1985.  

Nov 20   Bill Scott, cartoon voice (Mr Peabody, Bullwinkle), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

Nov 21   Ramnath Kenny, cricketer (5 Tests for India 1958-60), dies on this day in history.  

Nov 22   Columbia moves to the Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 61-C in the year 1985.  

Nov 22   In the year 1985 lee Iacocca, the CEO of the Chrysler Corporation, presided over the largest swearing-in ceremony for new U.S. citizens in American history  

Nov 22   Microsoft signed an agreement with Apple, allowing Microsoft to copy visual characteristics of Apple's Macintosh in its Microsoft Windows software on this day in history.  

Nov 23   58 die as Egyptian commandos storm hijacked Egyptair jet in Malta in the year 1985.  

Nov 23   In the year 1985 retired CIA analyst Larry Wu-tai Chin, arrested of spying for China  

Nov 24   On this day in history cees Buddingh', Dutch poet/writer/interpreter/translator, dies at 67  

Nov 26   On this day in history 23rd Space Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-is launched  

Nov 26   Ransom Sherman, comedian (Father of Bride), dies at 87 on this day in history.  

Nov 27   Republic of Ireland gains consultative role in Northern Ireland in the year 1985.  

Nov 28   Fernand Braudel, French historian, dies at 83 in the year 1985.  

Nov 29   In the year 1985 rik Jacobs, Flemish stage manager, dies at 71  

Dec 02   Alex Courtney, actor (Sword of Justice), dies on this day in history.  

Dec 03   23rd Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-lands at Edwards AFB in the year 1985.  

Dec 03   On this day in history sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70  

Dec 04   Marcel Boereboom, Belgian musicologist, dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Dec 04   On this day in history president Reagan appoints Vice Admiral John Poindexter as security adviser  

Dec 05   Beverly McLachlin is the first woman appointed to the B.C. Court of Appeal, the province's highest court in the year 1985.  

Dec 05   On this day in history dow Jones Industrial Average rose above the 1,500 level for first time  

Dec 06   On this day in history burleigh Grimes, US baseball pitcher, dies at 92  

Dec 06   John Cougar Mellencamp promised 24,000 people at a New York City concert that he would refund their $17.50 tickets. A power outage had caused a 20-minute interruption during this, his debut concert in the year 1985.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1985

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Apr 30   Ashley Alexandra Dupré, American singer and call girl was born on this day in history.  

May 22   Tranquillo Barnetta, Swiss footballer was born in the year 1985.  

May 22   In the year 1985 birth of caridee English, American Model  

May 22   On this day in history birth of marc-Antoine Pouliot, Canadian ice hockey player  

Jun 07   In the year 1985 birth of charlie Simpson, British pop singer  

Jul 08   Jamie Cook, British musician (Arctic Monkeys) was born in the year 1985.  

Jul 12   Luiz Ejlli, Albanian singer was born on this day in history.  

Jul 12   Natasha Poly, Russian supermodel was born in the year 1985.  

Famous Deaths In 1985

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese actor (b. 1905) died on this day in history.  

Jan 03   In the year 1985 lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93  

Jan 04   On this day in history brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89  

Jan 05   On this day in history death of robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906  

Jan 06   Robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85 in the year 1985.  

Jan 07   Johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67 in the year 1985.  

Jan 09   In the year 1985 don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies  

Jan 10   Anton Karas, Austrian zither player and composer (b. 1906) died in the year 1985.  

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