Historical Events In 1985
Friday, 18 June 2021
Nov 09 On this day in history gary Kasparov (USSR) becomes World Chess Champion at age of 22
Nov 09 In the year 1985 helen Rose, costume designer, dies at 81
Nov 10 In the year 1985 pelle Lindbergh Philadelphia Flyer's goalie, dies in drunk driving accident
Nov 10 In the year 1985 pelle Lindbergh, goalie (Phila Flyers), dies in drunk driving accident
Nov 12 STS 61-B vehicle moves to the launch pad in the year 1985.
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 in the year 1985.
Nov 14 In the year 1985 armero tragedy in Colombia killing 23,000 people
Nov 15 Spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90 in the year 1985.
Nov 16 In the year 1985 john J Sparkmann, (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85
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 On this day in history president Reagan andSoviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev meet for first time
Nov 20 On this day in history bill Scott, cartoon voice (Mr Peabody, Bullwinkle), dies at 65
Nov 21 In the year 1985 ramnath Kenny, cricketer (5 Tests for India 1958-60), dies
Nov 22 Columbia moves to the Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 61-C on this day in history.
Nov 22 Lee Iacocca, the CEO of the Chrysler Corporation, presided over the largest swearing-in ceremony for new U.S. citizens in American history on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1985 microsoft signed an agreement with Apple, allowing Microsoft to copy visual characteristics of Apple's Macintosh in its Microsoft Windows software.
Nov 23 On this day in history 58 die as Egyptian commandos storm hijacked Egyptair jet in Malta
Nov 23 Retired CIA analyst Larry Wu-tai Chin, arrested of spying for China in the year 1985.
Nov 24 Cees Buddingh', Dutch poet/writer/interpreter/translator, dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history republic of Ireland gains consultative role in Northern Ireland
Nov 28 Fernand Braudel, French historian, dies at 83 in the year 1985.
Nov 29 On this day in history 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 Sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1985 beverly McLachlin is the first woman appointed to the B.C. Court of Appeal, the province's highest court
Dec 05 Dow Jones Industrial Average rose above the 1,500 level for first time in the year 1985.
Dec 06 On this day in history burleigh Grimes, US baseball pitcher, dies at 92