Sunday 20 January 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aquarius. 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 Sicilian by Mario Puzo was one of the best selling books.
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- Astrology: First day of sun sign Aquarius.
- Saint Fabian
- Epiphanius of Pavia
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Sebastian
- Presidential Inauguration Day in the United States.
- The Eve of St. Agnes.
- Roxee B: American-Filipino actress and singer.
- Brantley Gilbert: Country Singer.
- Marina Inoue: Japanese voice actress and singer.
- Tanel Sokk: Estonian basketball player.
- Jo Juda: Dutch musician, dies at 75.
- Cold front strikes US, at least 40 die (-27 degrees F (-33 degrees C) in Chicago, Illinois).
- U.S. President Ronald Reagan is privately sworn in for a second term in office (publicly sworn in January 21).
- Super Bowl XIX: San Francisco 49ers beat Miami Dolphins, 38-16 in Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto, California; Most Valuable Player: Joe Montana, quarterback.
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