Historical Events In 1985
Thursday, 30 June 2022
May 20 On this day in history uS began broadcasts to Cuba on Radio Marti
May 22 On this day in history real Madrid wins 14th UEFA Cup at Madrid
May 22 US sailor Michael L Walker arrested for spying for USSR on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1985 "View to a Kill" premieres in US
May 24 On this day in history cyclone hits Bangladesh; about 10,000 die
May 25 On this day in history cyclone ravages Bangladesh; 11,000 killed
May 25 In the year 1985 harold Hecht, choreographer, dies at 77 of cancer
May 26 In the year 1985 danny Sullivan wins Indianapolis 500 by 24 seconds following a spin
May 26 In the year 1985 explosions destroys 2 tankers off of Gibraltar, 30 die
May 27 Britain agrees to return Hong Kong to China in 1997 on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1985 inaugural bands parade for President Reagan
May 27 In the year 1985 kay Campbell, actress (All My Children), dies at 80
May 28 David Jacobsen taken hostage in Beirut Lebanon in the year 1985.
May 28 Discovery moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating of STS 51-G on this day in history.
May 29 39, die at Heysel Stadium in Liverpool in a riot prior to soccer match in the year 1985.
May 29 On this day in history heysel Stadium Disaster - 39 die and 500 injured in rioting between British & Italians at European Cup soccer; English clubs banned from playing in European competition for five years
May 29 On this day in history thirty-five spectators die when rioting erupts at the European Cup soccer final in Brussels
May 31 41 Tornados in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York & Canada kill 88 & injure more than 1,000 on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1985 guatemala adopts constitution
May 31 New Orleans Saints are sold for $70,204,000 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Richard Greene actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Richard Greene, actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 67 in the year 1985.
Jun 04 In the year 1985 sTS 51-G vehicle moves to the launch pad
Jun 04 Supreme Court strikes down Alabama "moment of silence" law in the year 1985.
Jun 06 Body of Nazi criminal, Dr Josef Mengele located & exhumed on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1985 brazilian authorities exhume the body later identified as Dr. Josef Mengele, the one responsible for many of the Nazi Holocaust atrocities during World War II.
Jun 06 In the year 1985 chris Evert wins a grand slam title for 13th straight year (French)
Jun 06 Siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Jun 06 On this day in history soyuz T-13 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 7 space station
Jun 09 American Thomas Sutherland is kidnapped &held hostage in Lebanon on this day in history.
Jun 09 USSR's Vega 1 deposits lander on surface of Venus in the year 1985.
Jun 10 In the year 1985 bob Prince, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball), dies at 68
Jun 10 Claus von Bulow acquitted on charges he tried to murder his wife on this day in history.
Jun 10 Coca Cola announces they'd bring back their 99-year-old formula so much for the "New Coke" in the year 1985.