Saturday 6 April 1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sinqua Walls and Clarke MacArthur.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to One More Night by Phil Collins.
In UK You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) by Dead Or Alive was in the top 5 hits.
Girls Just Want to Have Fun, directed by Alan Metter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Family Album by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hono no Arupen Rôzu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Monty on the Run or Project Space Station.
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Which were the important events of 6 April 1985 ?
- Saint Isolde
- Tartan Day, a day set aside for the celebration of Scottish influence.
- The date of organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and the start of the Restoration Movement by Joseph Smith Junior. Also the date on which this church believes Jesus Christ was born.
- In Thailand, April 6th marks Chakri Day - a day to commemorate King Rama I, founder of the Chakri dynasty.
- Saint Balderik
- Saint Marcellinus of Carthage (d.413)
- St. Sixtus
- Saint Wineboud
- Blessed Notker
- The start of the tax year in the United Kingdom (arising from the 11 day correction to March 25 at the adoption of the Gregorian calendar in 1752).
- Sinqua Walls: TV Actor.
- Clarke MacArthur: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Al Mukadam: Canadian actor director and producer.
- Frank Ongfiang: Cameroonian footballer.
- Atlantis (OV-104) rollout at Palmdale
- Bombay beats Delhi by 90 runs to win the Ranji Trophy final.
- Sudan suspends constitution after coup under General Swarreddahab.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Phil Collins - One More Night
- USA for Africa - We Are The World
- Madonna - Material Girl
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- Teena Marie - Lovergirl
- REO Speedwagon - Can't Fight This Feeling
- Commodores - Nightshift
- Bruce Springsteen - I'm On Fire
- DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night
- Julian Lennon - Too Late For Goodbyes
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