Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 17 Azharuddin scores second Test century in second Test (v England) in the year 1985.
Jan 18 Mahmoud Taha, Sudanese Moslem leader, hanged at 76 on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1985 uS renounces jurisdiction of World Court despite previous promise
Jan 19 "Born In The USA" by Bruce Springsteen peaked at #9 in the year 1985.
Jan 19 4 die in a car & train crash in Buda IL in the year 1985.
Jan 20 On this day in history cold front strikes US, at least 40 die (-27ºF (-33ºC) in Chicago)
Jan 20 Jo Juda, Dutch musician, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jan 21 -19ºF (-28ºC), Caesar's Head SC (state record) on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1985 -34ºF (-37ºC), Mt Mitchell NC (state record)
Jan 21 On this day in history barbara Cowsill, rocker (Cowsills), dies of emphysema
Jan 21 In the year 1985 bomb attack on Borobudur temple in Java
Jan 21 Dennis Potvin ties Bobby Orr's career record of 270 NHL goals on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history a cold wave damaged 90 percent of the Florida citrus crop.
Jan 23 Britains House of Lords debate first televised in the year 1985.
Jan 24 15th Space Shuttle (51-C) Mission-Discovery 3 is launched on this day in history.
Jan 24 Penny Harrington is sworn in as the first woman police chief of a major American city (Portland, OR) in the year 1985.
Jan 24 In the year 1985 the space shuttle 'Discovery' is launched on its first military mission
Jan 25 In the year 1985 "We are the World" is recorded
Jan 25 On this day in history test debut of Wasim Akram, vs New Zealand at Auckland (2-105)
Jan 26 In the year 1985 42th Golden Globes Amadeus wins
Jan 26 Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky scores 50th goal in 49th game of season in the year 1985.
Jan 26 James Cameron, journalist, dies on this day in history.
Jan 27 15th Space Shuttle (51-C) Mission-Discovery 3 returns to Earth in the year 1985.
Jan 29 On this day in history jari Kurri of Edmonton Oilers scores 100th point of season in game 39
Jan 29 In the year 1985 new Brunswick Premier Richard Hatfield found not guilty of possession of marijuana, claims it was planted?
Jan 30 In Ottawa Federal government states that metric measurement will continue to be mandatory, but retailers can use the imperial system at the same time(typically Canadian) in the year 1985.
Jan 30 Ken Mayers, actor (Robbie Robertson-Space Patrol), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Jan 31 In the year 1985 south African President PW Botha offers to free Mandela if he denounces violence
Feb 01 In the year 1985 -61ºF (-52ºC), Maybell CO (state record)
Feb 01 On this day in history -69ºF (-56ºC), Peter's Sink UT (state record)
Feb 01 On this day in history azharuddin scores 3rd Test century in 3rd Test Cricket (122 vs England)
Feb 01 US female Figure Skating championship won by Tiffany Chin on this day in history.
Feb 02 US male Figure Skating championship won by Brian Boitano in the year 1985.
Feb 03 "Harrigan 'n Hart" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 5 performances on this day in history.