Historical Events In 1985
Monday, 19 April 2021
Jul 29 In the year 1985 james F Nolan, actor (Dante), dies of cancer at 69
Jul 30 Discovery moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-I mission in the year 1985.
Jul 31 In the year 1985 eugene Carson Blake, sec-gen World Council of Churches, dies at 78
Aug 01 On this day in history 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo
Aug 01 In the year 1985 frank Faylen vaudevillian, dies at 79 of pneumonia
Aug 01 On this day in history joseph Walker, cameraman, dies at 92
Aug 01 On this day in history nASA launches space vehicle S-209
Aug 02 5 die in a train crash in Westminster Colo in the year 1985.
Aug 02 On this day in history frank Faylen, vaudevillian, dies of pneumonia at 79
Aug 02 NASA launches space vehicle S-209 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Zbynek Vostrak, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1985.
Aug 05 Flexible-wing glider altitude record set in the year 1985.
Aug 05 On this day in history theodore Sturgeon, sci-fi author (Hugo, It, Caviar), dies at 67
Aug 06 On this day in history 19th space shuttle mission (51-F), Challenger 8, lands at Edwards AFB
Aug 07 On this day in history grayson Hall, actor (Dark Shadows), dies of cancer at 58
Aug 08 In the year 1985 japan launches Planet A, a probe to Halley's comet
Aug 08 On this day in history louise Brooks, actress (Pandora's Box), dies of a heart attack at 78
Aug 10 Kenny Backer, comedian (Time Bandits), dies of a heart attack at 72 on this day in history.
Aug 10 Michael Jackson buys ATV Music (every Beatle songs) for $47 million on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1985 challenger flies to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan AFB, Ariz
Aug 12 In the year 1985 japanese Boeing 747 crashes, 520 die (worst in-flight toll)
Aug 12 On this day in history marcel Mihalovici, composer, dies at 86
Aug 13 In the year 1985 marion Martin, actress (Dakota Lil, Queen of Burlesque), dies at 67
Aug 14 In the year 1985 gale Sondergaard, actress (Letter), dies of cerebral thrombosis at 86
Aug 15 Richard Yardumian, US composer (Creator Spirit), dies at 68 in the year 1985.
Aug 16 In the year 1985 singer Madonna weds actor Sean Penn
Aug 17 On this day in history dave Kingman hits his 400th HR
Aug 17 On this day in history rajiv Gandhi announces Punjab state elections in India
Aug 19 Japan launches its 2nd probe of Halley's Comet, Suisei in the year 1985.
Aug 20 On this day in history harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists
Aug 20 Israel ships 96 TOWs to Iran on behalf of the US on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1985 near Coast of Northern Peru a 6.3 quake injured at least 100 people, 60 homes destroyed and damage to other buildings in the Chimbote area
Aug 21 Premier Neville Wran ratifies legislation in NSW to make AIDS a notifiable disease in the year 1985.
Aug 22 In the year 1985 ginty Lush, cricketer (NSW quickie of 30's), dies