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Historical Events In 1985

Monday, 20 September 2021

Feb 04   20 countries (but not US) sign UN treaty outlawing torture in the year 1985.  

Feb 04   Naval exercises canceled when US refuses to tell New Zealand of nuclear weapons in the year 1985.  

Feb 06   On this day in history charles Briggs, actor (13 Frightened Girls, Capt Newman), dies at 53  

Feb 07   "New York, New York" became the official anthem of New York NY in the year 1985.  

Feb 07   On this day in history albert Dondeyne, Belgian philosopher/theologist, dies at 83  

Feb 08   In the year 1985 bruce Morris, Marshall University, makes a 92' 5¼" basketball shot  

Feb 08   First-class cricket debut of Jimmy Adams (age 17), Jamaica vs Barbados in the year 1985.  

Feb 08   On this day in history marvin Miller, actor (Michael Anthony-Millionaire), dies at 71  

Feb 08   Opposition leader Kim Dae Jung returns to South-Korea in the year 1985.  

Feb 08   In the year 1985 the Dukes of Hazzard ended its 6-1/2 year run on CBS television\  

Feb 09   Madonna's "Like a Virgin," album goes #1 for 3 weeks on this day in history.  

Feb 10   -61ºF (-52ºC), Maybell CO (state record) on this day in history.  

Feb 10   In the year 1985 challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-E mission  

Feb 10   In the year 1985 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR  

Feb 11   Heinz Eric Roemheld, composer, dies of pneumonia at 83 on this day in history.  

Feb 11   On this day in history jordan king Hussein & PLO leader Arafat sign accord  

Feb 11   On this day in history wasim Akram takes 10 wickets in his 2nd Test Cricket, New Zealand still wins  

Feb 12   Defence Minister Robert Coates resigns news reports reveal he visited a nightclub featuring nude dancers and prostitutes while on ministry business in West Germany on this day in history.  

Feb 12   Nicholas Colssanto, actor (Coach-Cheers), dies at 61 in the year 1985.  

Feb 13   In the year 1985 dow Jones closes at 1297.92 (record high) after topping 1300 earlier  

Feb 13   In the year 1985 polish police arrests 7 Solidarity leaders  

Feb 14   On this day in history hostage CNN reporter Jeremy Levin is released in Beirut  

Feb 15   STS 51-E vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1985.  

Feb 15   On this day in history world chess championship match abandoned-Karpov 25, Kasparov 23  

Feb 16   In the year 1985 larry Ward, actor (Frank Ragan-Dakotas), dies at 69  

Feb 16   Livingston Bramble defeats Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini to win WBA champion in the year 1985.  

Feb 17   Wanda Perry, actress (Roberta, Death of a Salesman), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

Feb 19   On this day in history 150 killed when a Spanish jetliner crashed approaching Bilbao, Spain  

Feb 19   ADM of Amsterdam declares bankruptcy in the year 1985.  

Feb 19   On this day in history canned &bottled Cherry Coke introduced by Coca-Cola  

Feb 19   In the year 1985 elizabeth Julesberg, author (Dick & Jane), dies  

Feb 19   In the year 1985 mickey Mouse welcomed in China  

Feb 20   Clarence Nash, voice (Donald Duck), dies at 80 of leukemia, in Calif in the year 1985.  

Feb 21   Eric Herfst, Dutch cabaret performer (Floris), dies at 47 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1985

Famous People Born In This Year In History

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

May 22   In the year 1985 birth of tranquillo Barnetta, Swiss footballer  

May 22   Caridee English, American Model was born in the year 1985.  

May 22   Marc-Antoine Pouliot, Canadian ice hockey player was born on this day in history.  

Jun 07   Charlie Simpson, British pop singer was born on this day in history.  

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

Jul 12   On this day in history birth of luiz Ejlli, Albanian singer  

Jul 12   In the year 1985 birth of natasha Poly, Russian supermodel  

Famous Deaths In 1985

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese actor (b. 1905) died in the year 1985.  

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

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

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

Jan 06   On this day in history robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85  

Jan 07   Johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 10   Anton Karas, Austrian zither player and composer (b. 1906) died on this day in history.  

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