Friday 18 January 1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Dale Begg-Smith and Mark Briscoe.
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.
On TV people were watching The Golden Oldie Picture Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Beach Head or Poly Play.
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Which were the important events of 18 January 1985 ?
- Winnie The Pooh Day (In observance of the birthday of Alan Alexander Milne, 1882.)
- Christian ecumenism - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins
- Dale Begg-Smith: Australian freestyle skier.
- Mark Briscoe: American wrestler.
- Minissha Lamba: Indian actress and model.
- Riccardo Montolivo: Italian footballer.
- US renounces jurisdiction of World Court despite previous promise.
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