Thursday 3 January 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include John David Booty American football quarterback and Mark Pontius.
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 Golden Oldie Picture Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Law of the West or Monty is Innocent.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Which were the most popular TV series released this week ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1985 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- John David Booty American football quarterback: USC.
- Mark Pontius: Drummer.
- Nicole Beharie: Movie Actress.
- Linas Kleiza: Lithuanian basketball player.
- Evan Moore: American football player.
- Lucien Cailliet: Composer, dies at 93.
- Azharuddin scores 110 in first Test innings.
- Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?