Historical Events In 1985
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Jan 01 Actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing) on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history international Youth Year begins
Jan 01 US's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (NY) on this day in history.
Jan 02 90th hat trick in Islander history-Brent Sutter in the year 1985.
Jan 02 In the year 1985 australia beat West Indies by innings at SCG, Bob Holland 10 match wickets
Jan 02 In the year 1985 egyptian President Mubarak re-appoints Coptic pope Shenuda III
Jan 02 In the year 1985 nevada-Las Vegas beats Utah 142-140, highest college basketball score
Jan 02 Undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion in the year 1985.
Jan 03 Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews in the year 1985.
Jan 03 In the year 1985 lucien Cailliet, composer, dies at 93
Jan 04 Brian Gwynne Horrocks, English lt-general (A Full Life), dies at 89 in the year 1985.
Jan 05 In the year 1985 discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission
Jan 05 In the year 1985 robert L. Surtees, American Oscar-winning cinematographer (Ben-Hur) (b. 1906
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 Johnny Guarnieri, jazz pianist (Morey Amsterdam Show), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Jan 07 In the year 1985 lou Brock &Hoyt Wilhelm, elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame
Jan 08 In the year 1985 japan launches Sakigake space probe to Halley's Comet
Jan 09 In the year 1985 calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
Jan 09 On this day in history don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies
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 on this day in history.
Jan 13 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course in the year 1985.
Jan 13 On this day in history carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42
Jan 13 Express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 In the year 1985 british pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11
Jan 14 In the year 1985 jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 In the year 1985 martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert)
Jan 15 Civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president in the year 1985.
Jan 15 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India in the year 1985.
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 "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds on this day in history.