Historical Events In 1985
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing)
Jan 01 International Youth Year begins in the year 1985.
Jan 01 US's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY) on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter
Jan 02 Australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets in the year 1985.
Jan 02 On this day in history egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III
Jan 02 Nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion
Jan 03 Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1985 lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93
Jan 04 On this day in history brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89
Jan 05 In the year 1985 discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission
Jan 05 Robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906 in the year 1985.
Jan 06 Robert H W Welch Jr, US founder/leader John Birch Society, dies at 85 in the year 1985.
Jan 07 In the year 1985 japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet
Jan 07 On this day in history johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67
Jan 07 Lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Jan 08 On this day in history japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out in the year 1985.
Jan 09 Don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies in the year 1985.
Jan 09 On this day in history the Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 10 Daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua in the year 1985.
Jan 13 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course in the year 1985.
Jan 13 Carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Jan 13 Express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428 in the year 1985.
Jan 14 On this day in history 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 British pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11 in the year 1985.
Jan 14 In the year 1985 jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 Martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert) in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1985 mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India
Jan 15 In the year 1985 rose Bottle is born
Jan 15 Tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years in the year 1985.
Jan 16 On this day in history "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds