Thursday 14 February 1985, Valentine's Day
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jacob Parker and John Prats.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Careless Whisper by Wham!.
In UK I Know Him So Well by Elaine Paige & Barbara Dickson was in the top 5 hits.
Witness, directed by Peter Weir, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while If Tomorrow Comes by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Bogart.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Fairlight or Psi 5 Trading Company.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 February 1985 ?
- Denmark - Fastelavn. Children dress up, much like Halloween in the US.
- Arizona - Admission Day (1912).
- Mexico - Day of National Mourning (1831).
- Oregon - Admission Day (1859).
- Western World - Valentine's Day.
- Iraq - 'Communist Martyrs Day' celebrated by Iraqi Communist Party.
- Europe/Catholicism - Feast day of Saints Cyril and Methodius, patron saints of Europe.
- Saint Abraham (d. 422)
- Saint Valentine (d. 422).
- Jacob Parker: Actor (Evening Shade).
- John Prats: Filipino Actor and Dancer.
- Havana Brown: Pop Singer.
- Valentino Arteaga: Drummer.
- Trent Ballinger: Family Member.
- Karima Adebibe: Moroccan-born British actress and model
- Tyler Clippard: American baseball player
- Heart Evangelista: Filipino singer and actress
- Kataxenna Kova: British model
- Natsume Sano: Japanese model and actress
- Philippe Senderos: Swiss footballer
- Miki Yeung: Hong Kong singer and actress (Cookies)
- Hostage CNN reporter Jeremy Levin is released in Beirut, Lebanon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Wham! - Careless Whisper
- Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is
- Philip Bailey - Easy Lover
- Billy Ocean - Loverboy
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Method Of Modern Love
- Pointer Sisters - Neutron Dance
- REO Speedwagon - Can't Fight This Feeling
- Glenn Frey - The Heat Is On
- Don Henley - The Boys Of Summer
- David Lee Roth - California Girls
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