Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 09 July 2020
May 20 In the year 1985 uS began broadcasts to Cuba on Radio Marti
May 22 Real Madrid wins 14th UEFA Cup at Madrid in the year 1985.
May 22 US sailor Michael L Walker arrested for spying for USSR on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1985 "View to a Kill" premieres in US
May 24 Cyclone hits Bangladesh; about 10,000 die on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history cyclone ravages Bangladesh; 11,000 killed
May 25 Harold Hecht, choreographer, dies at 77 of cancer in the year 1985.
May 26 In the year 1985 danny Sullivan wins Indianapolis 500 by 24 seconds following a spin
May 26 In the year 1985 explosions destroys 2 tankers off of Gibraltar, 30 die
May 27 Britain agrees to return Hong Kong to China in 1997 in the year 1985.
May 27 On this day in history inaugural bands parade for President Reagan
May 27 Kay Campbell, actress (All My Children), dies at 80 in the year 1985.
May 28 David Jacobsen taken hostage in Beirut Lebanon on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1985 discovery moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating of STS 51-G
May 29 39, die at Heysel Stadium in Liverpool in a riot prior to soccer match in the year 1985.
May 29 In the year 1985 heysel Stadium Disaster - 39 die and 500 injured in rioting between British & Italians at European Cup soccer; English clubs banned from playing in European competition for five years
May 29 Thirty-five spectators die when rioting erupts at the European Cup soccer final in Brussels in the year 1985.
May 31 On this day in history 41 Tornados in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York & Canada kill 88 & injure more than 1,000
May 31 Guatemala adopts constitution on this day in history.
May 31 New Orleans Saints are sold for $70,204,000 in the year 1985.
Jun 01 In the year 1985 richard Greene actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67
Jun 01 In the year 1985 richard Greene, actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67
Jun 04 STS 51-G vehicle moves to the launch pad on this day in history.
Jun 04 On this day in history supreme Court strikes down Alabama "moment of silence" law
Jun 06 On this day in history body of Nazi criminal, Dr Josef Mengele located & exhumed
Jun 06 Brazilian authorities exhume the body later identified as Dr. Josef Mengele, the one responsible for many of the Nazi Holocaust atrocities during World War II in the year 1985.
Jun 06 Chris Evert wins a grand slam title for 13th straight year (French) in the year 1985.
Jun 06 Siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54 in the year 1985.
Jun 06 In the year 1985 soyuz T-13 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 7 space station
Jun 09 On this day in history american Thomas Sutherland is kidnapped &held hostage in Lebanon
Jun 09 USSR's Vega 1 deposits lander on surface of Venus on this day in history.
Jun 10 Bob Prince, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1985 claus von Bulow acquitted on charges he tried to murder his wife
Jun 10 On this day in history coca Cola announces they'd bring back their 99-year-old formula so much for the "New Coke"