Historical Events In 1985
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Apr 13 On this day in history "TASS" denounced US.boycott of the Moscow Olympics
Apr 13 Atlantis ferried to Kennedy Space Center via Ellington AFB, Texas on this day in history.
Apr 14 Enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies on this day in history.
Apr 15 Challenger moves to launch pad in the year 1985.
Apr 15 E Bowell discovers asteroids #3527 McCord & #3663 on this day in history.
Apr 15 Geoff Smith wins his 2nd straight Boston Marathon on this day in history.
Apr 16 Scott Brady, [Gerald Tierney], actor (Shotgun Slade), dies at 60 in the year 1985.
Apr 17 Ilona Bodden, writer, dies in the year 1985.
Apr 18 In the year 1985 in Yunnan Province, China a 5.8 quake resulted in Twenty-three people killed, 300 injured and damage in the Luquan-Xundian area
Apr 19 16th Space Shuttle Mission (51-D)-Discovery 4 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history karyn Marshall of NYC lifted 303 lbs in a clean-and-jerk lift
Apr 21 On this day in history rudi Gernreich, US designer (miniskirt), dies at 62
Apr 23 In the year 1985 c Shoemaker & E Shoemake discovers asteroid #3581 Alvarez
Apr 23 Kent Smith, actor (Peyton Place, Invaders), dies at 78 in the year 1985.
Apr 23 In the year 1985 new Coke debuts later to vanish
Apr 23 P Jensen discovers asteroid #3318 Blixen in the year 1985.
Apr 24 In Luzon, Philippine Islands a 6.1 earthquake resulted in Six people killed, 11 injured and damage and landslides in Benguet Province on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1985 israel begins the third stage of its troop removal from Lebanon
Apr 24 Sergei Yutkevich, Russian director, (Otello, Banya), dies at 80 in the year 1985.
Apr 24 Supreme Court of Canada ruling allows Sunday shopping in most provinces in the year 1985.
Apr 25 On this day in history for 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Cup game
Apr 25 Murray Matheson actor (Felix-Banacek), dies at 72 in the year 1985.
Apr 25 On this day in history murray Matheson, actor (Felix-Banacek), dies at 72
Apr 25 Richard Haydn British actor, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1985 17th space shuttle mission (51-B)-Challenger 7 launched
Apr 29 Tony Tubbs wins the WBA heavyweight boxing championship in the year 1985.
Apr 30 On this day in history george Pravada, actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66
May 01 On this day in history "Communist" bomb attack kills 2 firemen in Brussels
May 01 In the year 1985 uS President Reagan ends embargo against Nicaragua
May 02 Hal LeRoy, dancer/actor (Harold Teen), dies at 71 after surgery on this day in history.
May 05 In the year 1985 the first husband and wife team to win a major marathon, Ken and Lisa Maratin, won over $50,000 for their first-place finishes in the Pittsburgh Marathon.
May 06 17th Space Shuttle Mission (51-B)-Challenger 7 lands at Edwards Air Force Base on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1985 dawn Addams, actress (Alan Young Show, Star Maidens), dies at 54
May 08 20th Academy of Country Music Awards Alabama & Judds win on this day in history.