Saturday 20 July 1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to A View To A Kill by Duran Duran.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
European Vacation, directed by Amy Heckerling, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Skeleton Crew by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
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- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
- John Daley: TV Actor.
- Harley Morenstein: YouTube Star.
- Solenn Heussaff: Filipino actress singer and fashion designer.
- David Mundy: Australian rules footballer.
- Anastasia Perraki: Greek fashion model.
- John Francis Daley: American actor
- Divers find wreck of Spanish galleon Atocha
- Walt Disney World welcomes its 200-millionth guest, Virgil Waytes, Jr.
- The government of Aruba passes legislation to secede from the Netherlands Antilles.
- State President of South Africa, P. W. Botha, declares a state of emergency in 36 magisterial districts of South Africa amid growing civil unrest in black townships.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Survivor - The Search Is Over
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Eurythmics - Would I Lie To You?
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