Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Nov 09 Gary Kasparov (USSR) becomes World Chess Champion at age of 22 in the year 1985.
Nov 09 In the year 1985 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 Pelle Lindbergh, goalie (Phila Flyers), dies in drunk driving accident in the year 1985.
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 On this day in history nevado del Ruiz volcano erupts in Colombia, kills 25,000
Nov 14 Armero tragedy in Colombia killing 23,000 people on this day in history.
Nov 15 Spencer W Kimball, US head of mormon church, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Nov 16 John J Sparkmann, (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85 in the year 1985.
Nov 17 In the year 1985 jimmy Ritz, actor (Ritz Brothers), dies of heart failure at 81
Nov 19 On this day in history 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 in the year 1985.
Nov 22 On this day in history columbia moves to the Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 61-C
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 on this day in history.
Nov 23 On this day in history 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 23rd Space Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-is launched on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1985 ransom Sherman, comedian (Father of Bride), dies at 87
Nov 27 Republic of Ireland gains consultative role in Northern Ireland on this day in history.
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 On this day in history alex Courtney, actor (Sword of Justice), dies
Dec 03 In the year 1985 23rd Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-lands at Edwards AFB
Dec 03 Sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Dec 04 In the year 1985 marcel Boereboom, Belgian musicologist, dies at 83
Dec 04 President Reagan appoints Vice Admiral John Poindexter as security adviser in the year 1985.
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 In the year 1985 dow Jones Industrial Average rose above the 1,500 level for first time
Dec 06 Burleigh Grimes, US baseball pitcher, dies at 92 in the year 1985.