Thursday 5 December 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include André-Pierre Gignac and Frankie Muniz.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Broken Wings by Mr. Mister.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
Out of Africa, directed by Sydney Pollack, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Floyd on Fish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dig Dug II or Super Mario.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1985 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- André-Pierre Gignac: French professional football/soccer player, known personally by teammates and friends as simply Dédé.
- Frankie Muniz: TV Actor.
- Adam Anderson: .
- Shikhar Dhawan: Cricket Player.
- Josh Smith: American basketball player.
- Dow Jones Industrial Average rises above the 1500 level for first time.
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