Sunday 11 August 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Grace Adams-Short and Asher Roth.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Shout by Tears For Fears.
In UK Into The Groove by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
The Return of the Living Dead, directed by Dan O'Bannon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Skeleton Crew by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Beyond 2000.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing City Connection or Eddie Kidd Jump Challenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 August 1985 ?
- Brazil - Student�s Day, Lawyer�s Day, Foundation of the Law Studies in Brazil
- Zimbabwe - Heroes Day
- Taiwan - Valentine's Day
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 5 saints: St. Tiburtius
- St. Chromatius
- St. Equitius
- St. Gery/Gaugericus
- St. Susanna
- Grace Adams-Short: Big Brother 7 UK contestant.
- Asher Roth: American rapper.
- J-Boog : American singer (B2K).
- Young Dolph: Rapper.
- Jacqueline Fernandez: Movie Actress.
- Tap Dance Kid closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 669 performances
- 67th PGA Championship: Hubert Green shoots 278 at Cherry Hills Denver
- Challenger flies to Kennedy Space Center via Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona
- Nancy Lopez wins LPGA Henredon Golf Classic
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Corey Hart - Never Surrender
- Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love
- DeBarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- The Power Station - Get It On (Bang A Gong)
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
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