Historical Events In 1985
Monday, 04 July 2022
Mar 22 NASA launches Intelsat VA in the year 1985.
Mar 23 Anton Constandse, Dutch anarchist/writer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Billy Joel weds supermodel Christie Brinkley on this day in history.
Mar 23 Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-D mission in the year 1985.
Mar 23 Julian Lennon's first concert (San Antonio TX) in the year 1985.
Mar 23 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1985.
Mar 24 On this day in history golden Raspberry Awards presented to parody Oscar Awards (Bolero wins)
Mar 24 Norman Gifford makes cricket ODI debuts at age 44 (v Australia, Sharjah) in the year 1985.
Mar 25 On this day in history 57th Academy Awards "Amadeus", F Murray Abraham & Sally Field win
Mar 25 57th Academy Awards: "Amadeus", F Murray Abraham & Sally Field win on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1985 edwin Meese III becomes US Attorney General
Mar 26 In the year 1985 in Ottawa Ontario Brian Mulroney 1939- announces that his government is ending the National Energy Program, Alberta starts singing "Happy Days are Here Again"
Mar 27 Billy Dee Williams receives a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in the year 1985.
Mar 28 In the year 1985 international Cometary Explorer measures solar wind ahead of Halley's Comet
Mar 28 Marc Chagall, French painter, dies at 97 in the year 1985.
Mar 28 Neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues", premieres in New York NY on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1985 sTS 51-D vehicle moves to launch pad
Mar 29 Christos Sartzetakis elected President of Greece in the year 1985.
Mar 29 Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist in the year 1985.
Mar 30 Harold Peary, actor (Herb-Blondie, Willy), dies of heart attack at 76 in the year 1985.
Mar 30 Sally Anne Atkinson becomes Lord Mayor of Brisbane, the first Liberal and first woman to do so in the year 1985.
Mar 31 In the year 1985 el Salvador's President Duartes Christian-Democrats win election
Apr 03 In the year 1985 french government adopts equal electoral system
Apr 03 In the year 1985 players' Association agrees to expand LCS from 5 to 7 games
Apr 03 On this day in history vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London
Apr 04 Tulane University cancels its basketball season amidst scandal in the year 1985.
Apr 05 In the year 1985 tyrell Johnson, cricketer (WI left-arm quickie, one Test 1939), dies
Apr 06 Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history india files suit against Union Carbide over Bhopal disaster
Apr 09 On this day in history near Coast of Central Chile a 7.5 quake occurred one person died from a heart attack, several people injured
Apr 10 In the year 1985 challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-B mission
Apr 11 Enver Hoxha, party leader/premier of Albania, dies at 76 in the year 1985.
Apr 12 In the year 1985 16th Shuttle Mission (51D)-Discovery 4 launched-with Senator Jake Garn
Apr 12 US Olympic Committee endorses a boycott of the Moscow games in the year 1985.