Friday 24 May 1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Everything She Wants (Remix) by Wham!.
In UK 19 by Paul Hardcastle was in the top 5 hits.
Fletch, directed by Michael Ritchie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Thinner by Richard Bachman was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 May 1985 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
- Tim Bridgman: English race car driver.
- Moon Ribas: Catalan choreographer and dancer.
- Giannis Kondoes: Greek footballer.
- View to a Kill premieres in US
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
- Wham! - Everything She Wants (Remix)
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)
- Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F
- Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
- Billy Ocean - Suddenly
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better
- The Power Station - Some Like It Hot
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