Historical Events In 1985
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 22 NASA launches Intelsat VA on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history anton Constandse, Dutch anarchist/writer, dies at 85
Mar 23 In the year 1985 billy Joel weds supermodel Christie Brinkley
Mar 23 In the year 1985 discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-D mission
Mar 23 On this day in history julian Lennon's first concert (San Antonio TX)
Mar 23 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site in the year 1985.
Mar 24 Golden Raspberry Awards presented to parody Oscar Awards (Bolero wins) in the year 1985.
Mar 24 Norman Gifford makes cricket ODI debuts at age 44 (v Australia, Sharjah) on this day in history.
Mar 25 57th Academy Awards "Amadeus", F Murray Abraham & Sally Field win on this day in history.
Mar 25 57th Academy Awards: "Amadeus", F Murray Abraham & Sally Field win in the year 1985.
Mar 25 On this day in history 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 On this day in history billy Dee Williams receives a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Mar 28 In the year 1985 international Cometary Explorer measures solar wind ahead of Halley's Comet
Mar 28 In the year 1985 marc Chagall, French painter, dies at 97
Mar 28 In the year 1985 neil Simon's "Biloxi Blues", premieres in New York NY
Mar 28 STS 51-D vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1985.
Mar 29 Christos Sartzetakis elected President of Greece in the year 1985.
Mar 29 Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist on this day in history.
Mar 30 On this day in history harold Peary, actor (Herb-Blondie, Willy), dies of heart attack at 76
Mar 30 In the year 1985 sally Anne Atkinson becomes Lord Mayor of Brisbane, the first Liberal and first woman to do so.
Mar 31 In the year 1985 el Salvador's President Duartes Christian-Democrats win election
Apr 03 French government adopts equal electoral system on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1985 players' Association agrees to expand LCS from 5 to 7 games
Apr 03 In the year 1985 vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London
Apr 04 On this day in history tulane University cancels its basketball season amidst scandal
Apr 05 Tyrell Johnson, cricketer (WI left-arm quickie, one Test 1939), dies in the year 1985.
Apr 06 Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale in the year 1985.
Apr 09 On this day in history india files suit against Union Carbide over Bhopal disaster
Apr 09 Near Coast of Central Chile a 7.5 quake occurred one person died from a heart attack, several people injured on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 12 16th Shuttle Mission (51D)-Discovery 4 launched-with Senator Jake Garn in the year 1985.
Apr 12 US Olympic Committee endorses a boycott of the Moscow games in the year 1985.