Monday 14 January 1985
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner 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 Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 14 January 1985 ?
- Day of St. Basil the Great in Eastern Orthodoxy, January 1 on the Julian Calendar.
- Feast of Divina Pastora, in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
- Makar Sankranti in India. The event is marked by flying kites. Also Pongal in South India.
- New Year's Day in Eastern Orthodoxy, see Julian Calendar.
- Festum Asinorum, medieval burlesque festival celebrating the Flight into Egypt.
- Aaron Brooks: Basketball Player.
- Max Thompson: Photographer.
- Joel Rosario: Dominican-American jockey.
- Shawn Sawyer: Canadian figure skater.
- Daniel Seguin: American homicide victim.
- Jetta Goudal: French actress (White Gold), dies at 86.
- 16 indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees
- M Navratilova is 3rd to win 100 tennis tournaments (Connors & Evert)
- Sixteen indicted by US for granting sanctuary to Central American refugees.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 14 January 1985 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?