Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 01 October 2020
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 Eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Aug 01 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo on this day in history.
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 In the year 1985 frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies of pneumonia at 79
Aug 02 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Aug 04 In the year 1985 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 On this day in history 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 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 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 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 In the year 1985 marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67
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 On this day in history dave Kingman hits his 400th HR
Aug 17 Rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India on this day in history.
Aug 19 Japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1985 harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists
Aug 20 Israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of the US in the year 1985.
Aug 21 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 on this day in history.
Aug 21 Premier Neville Wran ratifies legislation in NSW to make AIDS a notifiable disease on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies