Historical Events In 1985
Monday, 10 May 2021
May 20 US began broadcasts to Cuba on Radio Marti on this day in history.
May 22 Real Madrid wins 14th UEFA Cup at Madrid in the year 1985.
May 22 On this day in history uS sailor Michael L Walker arrested for spying for USSR
May 24 In the year 1985 "View to a Kill" premieres in US
May 24 In the year 1985 cyclone hits Bangladesh; about 10,000 die
May 25 Cyclone ravages Bangladesh; 11,000 killed in the year 1985.
May 25 Harold Hecht, choreographer, dies at 77 of cancer on this day in history.
May 26 Danny Sullivan wins Indianapolis 500 by 24 seconds following a spin on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history explosions destroys 2 tankers off of Gibraltar, 30 die
May 27 In the year 1985 britain agrees to return Hong Kong to China in 1997
May 27 Inaugural bands parade for President Reagan in the year 1985.
May 27 Kay Campbell, actress (All My Children), dies at 80 on this day in history.
May 28 David Jacobsen taken hostage in Beirut Lebanon in the year 1985.
May 28 Discovery moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating of STS 51-G in the year 1985.
May 29 On this day in history 39, die at Heysel Stadium in Liverpool in a riot prior to soccer match
May 29 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 in the year 1985.
May 29 On this day in history thirty-five spectators die when rioting erupts at the European Cup soccer final in Brussels
May 31 41 Tornados in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York & Canada kill 88 & injure more than 1,000 on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history guatemala adopts constitution
May 31 In the year 1985 new Orleans Saints are sold for $70,204,000
Jun 01 Richard Greene actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history richard Greene, actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67
Jun 04 In the year 1985 sTS 51-G vehicle moves to the launch pad
Jun 04 In the year 1985 supreme Court strikes down Alabama "moment of silence" law
Jun 06 In the year 1985 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 on this day in history.
Jun 06 Chris Evert wins a grand slam title for 13th straight year (French) on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54
Jun 06 Soyuz T-13 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 7 space station in the year 1985.
Jun 09 American Thomas Sutherland is kidnapped &held hostage in Lebanon on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history uSSR's Vega 1 deposits lander on surface of Venus
Jun 10 Bob Prince, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball), dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history 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"