Sunday 1 September 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to Power Of Love by Huey Lewis & The News.
In UK Into The Groove by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Better Off Dead..., directed by Savage Steve Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lucky by Jackie Collins was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 1 September 1985 ?
- Start of the season when oysters are fit to eat (when month names contain an "R")
- Uzbekistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- In the Eastern Orthodox Church, the new liturgical year begins on September 1. Also see September 1 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics).
- Church of England - Saint Giles
- Cameroon - Jour d'Union Nationale Camerounaise
- Libya - Revolution Day (1969)
- Russia - Knowledge Day
- Singapore - Teacher's Day
- Start of the partridge-shooting season ("St.Partridge").
- Slovakia - Constitution Day
- Start of cold season.
- Start of new school year in many countries.
- Jon Avila: English-Filipino actor.
- Larsen Jensen: American swimmer.
- Camile Velasco: Filipino-American singer.
- Cyclist Joop Zoetemelk becomes world champion
- US-French expedition locates wreckage of RMS Titanic off Newfoundland, Canada.
- A joint American : French expedition locates the wreckage of the RMS Titanic.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love
- John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero
- Corey Hart - Never Surrender
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Bryan Adams - Summer Of '69
- Billy Joel - You're Only Human (Second Wind)
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