Thursday 10 January 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Drashti Dhami and Alex Meraz.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
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 The Legend of Kage or Paradroid.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 January 1985 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
- Drashti Dhami: TV Actress.
- Alex Meraz: American actor.
- Abdulkader Dakka: Syrian footballer.
- Jaroslav Kolbas: Slovak footballer.
- Craig Lewis: American cyclist.
- Sofia Yfantidou: Greek heptathlete
- Anton Karas: Austrian zither player and composer (Born 1906).
- Daniel Ortega Saavedra inaugurated as President of Nicaragua.
- Kenya recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR).
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #9 songs in the UK
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Shakin' Stevens - Merry Christmas Everyone
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is
- Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus - We All Stand Together
- Dee C Lee - See The Day
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