Saturday 19 January 1985
It was Saturday, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 19 January 1985!
Which were the important events of 19 January 1985 ?
- Confederate Heroes Day in Texas.
- Eastern and Oriental Orthodoxy ? Julian Calendar Theophany (Epiphany).
- St. Mark of Ephesus feast day .
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of Sult�n (Sovereignty) ? First day of the 17th month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- National Popcorn Day in United States of America, however some claim this is whatever day the Superbowl lands on.
- The unofficial National Popcorn Day
- Jake Allen: American football player.
- Pascal Behrenbruch: German decathlete.
- Benny Feilhaber: American soccer player.
- Esteban Guerrieri: Argentinian race car driver.
- Rika Ishikawa: Japanese singer and actress (Morning Musume Dream Morning Musume Ongaku Gatas v-u-den and Hangry & Angry).
- Born In The USA by Bruce Springsteen peaked at #9
- 4 die in a car and train crash in Buda, Illinois
- Four die in a car and train crash in Buda, Illinois.
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Make this date unforgettable
CD and DVD Birthday Cards
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 19 January 1985 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?