Thursday 12 December 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sabine Devieilhe and Andrew Ladd.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Broken Wings by Mr. Mister.
In UK Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Brazil, directed by Terry Gilliam, 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 Alcazar: The Forgotten Fortress or Challenger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1985 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Sabine Devieilhe: French soprano.
- Andrew Ladd: Hockey Player.
- Pat Calathes: Greek-American basketball player.
- Chris Jennings: American football player.
- Shihori Kanjiya: Japanese actress.
- Erika Van Pelt: American singer
- David Veikune: American football player
- Giannis Zaradoukas: Greek footballer
- 248 US soldiers and 8 crew members die in Arrow Air charter crash
- DC-8 crashes near Gander, Newfoundland; 258 die
- NASA launches space vehicle S-207.
- Arrow Air Flight 1285, a Douglas DC-8, crashes after takeoff in Gander, Newfoundland, Canada, killing 256, 248 of whom were U.S. servicemen returning to Fort Campbell, Kentucky from overseeing a peacekeeping force in Sinai.
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