Historical Events In 1985
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Jan 01 Actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing) in the year 1985.
Jan 01 International Youth Year begins in the year 1985.
Jan 01 On this day in history uS's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY)
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 Egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III in the year 1985.
Jan 02 Nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score in the year 1985.
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 in the year 1985.
Jan 03 Lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93 in the year 1985.
Jan 04 Brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89 on this day in history.
Jan 05 Discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission in the year 1985.
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 Japanese space probe Sakigake launched to Halley's comet in the year 1985.
Jan 07 In the year 1985 johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67
Jan 07 On this day in history lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Jan 08 Japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet in the year 1985.
Jan 09 In the year 1985 calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 09 Don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1985 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 on this day in history.
Jan 13 Carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42 in the year 1985.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428
Jan 14 In the year 1985 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 British pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India in the year 1985.
Jan 15 On this day in history rose Bottle is born
Jan 15 In the year 1985 tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years
Jan 16 "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds on this day in history.