Saturday 14 September 1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of September people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
After Hours, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lucky by Jackie Collins 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 September 1985 ?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- Paolo Gregoletto: American bass player and songwriter (Trivium).
- Tyron Perez: Filipino model and actor (d. 2011).
- Trevis Smith: American football linebacker and convicted sex offender.
- Aya Ueto: Japanese actress and singer (Z-1).
- Delmon Young: American baseball player.
- Alex Clare: Rock Singer
- Byron Talbott: YouTube Star
- Jess Wright: English glamour model, singer, entrepreneur and reality star. She is probably best known for her self-role in the ITV2 reality TV series, The Only Way Is Essex in which she has appeared throughout its series run from 2010. Wright released her debut single "Dance All Night" on 16 September 2012 and later signed a three-single deal with All Around the World records.
- Susan Akin (Miss), 21, crowned 59th Miss America 1986
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love
- John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Wham! - Freedom
- Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number
- Prince - Pop Life
- Pat Benatar - Invincible
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