Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Jan 01 Actress Judith Light (Who's the Boss) marries Robert Desiderio (Knots Landing) in the year 1985.
Jan 01 In the year 1985 international Youth Year begins
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 In the year 1985 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 Undefeated Brigham Young University becomes college football champion on this day in history.
Jan 03 Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 Don Brennan, cricket wicketkeeper (England in 2 Tests 1951), dies on this day in history.
Jan 09 The Calgary Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out in the year 1985.
Jan 10 Daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua in the year 1985.
Jan 13 In the year 1985 99-year-old Otto Bucher scores a hole-in-one at Spanish golf course
Jan 13 In the year 1985 carol Wayne, Johnny Carson's teatime movie hostess, dies at 42
Jan 13 In the year 1985 express train derails in Ethiopia, kills at least 428
Jan 14 On this day in history 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
Jan 14 On this day in history british pound (£) sinks to record low-$1.11
Jan 14 On this day in history jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
Jan 14 On this day in history martina Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert)
Jan 15 On this day in history civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president
Jan 15 In the year 1985 mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India
Jan 15 Rose Bottle is born on this day in history.
Jan 15 In the year 1985 tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years
Jan 16 On this day in history "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds