Tuesday 1 January 1985, NewYear’s Day
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Remya Nambeesan and Andrea Jeremiah.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
Stranger Than Paradise, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Man from Moscow.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who and the Warlord or Paperboy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 January 1985 ?
- Remya Nambeesan: Indian film actress and dancer.
- Andrea Jeremiah: Indian-Tamil singer and actress.
- Kady Riklis: American noted family, the daughter of entertainer Pia Zadora and her 31-year-older multi-millionaire husband, Meshulam Riklis.
- Katrina Law: TV Actress.
- Jeff Carter: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Steven Davis: Northern Irish footballer
- Eyjólfur Héðinsson: Icelandic footballer and model
- Tiago Splitter: Brazilian basketball player
- International Youth Year begins
- VH-1 made its broadcasting debut
- The Internet's Domain Name System is created.
- US's first manadatory seat belt law goes into effect (New York).
- VH-1 premieres on US cable as an adult contemporary music video channel.
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