Tuesday 16 April 1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Benjamin Rojas and Mark Baker.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to We Are The World by USA for Africa.
In UK Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears was in the top 5 hits.
Girls Just Want to Have Fun, directed by Alan Metter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Family Album by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mapp & Lucia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynamite Dan or Gyroscope.
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Which were the important events of 16 April 1985 ?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
- Saint Fructuosus
- Saint Drogo.
- Saint Benedict Joseph Labre
- Mawlid in Shi'a Islam (2006).
- Birthday of the Danish sovereign, Queen Margrethe, celebrated in Greenland.
- Saints Martial, Urban, Eventius, Caecilian, Julia, and their companions, martyrs of 304
- Benjamin Rojas: Argentine actor and singer.
- Mark Baker: Welsh author and historian.
- Luol Deng: British-Sudanese basketball player.
- Nate Diaz: American mixed martial artist.
- Brendon Leonard: New Zealand rugby player.
- Scott Brady [Gerald Tierney]: Actor (Shotgun Slade), dies at 60.
- Grind opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 79 performances
- Caps 1-Isles 2 - Patrick Division Semifinals - Isle win series 3-2
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