Thursday 10 October 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Aaron Himelstein and Marina Diamandis.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Oh Sheila by Ready For The World.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Silver Bullet, directed by Daniel Attias, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dotaman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beach Head or Project Space Station.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 October 1985 ?
- Aaron Himelstein: American actor.
- Marina Diamandis: Welsh singer/songwriter.
- Dominique Cornu: Belgian cyclist.
- Bronson Harrison: New Zealand rugby player.
- Marina and the Diamonds : Welsh singer-songwriter and pianist.
- Sandra Záhlavová: Czech tennis player
- Sudan adopts interim constitution
- US fighter jets force Egyptian plane carrying hijackers of Italian ship Achille Lauro to land in Italy; gunmen are placed in custody.
- United States Navy F-14 fighter jets intercept an Egyptian plane carrying the Achille Lauro cruise ship hijackers and force it to land at a NATO base in Sigonella, Sicily where they are arrested.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
- Mick Jagger & David Bowie - Dancing In The Street
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Madonna - Dress You Up
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