Friday 25 January 1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Tina Karol and Acie Law IV.
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.
On TV people were watching The Golden Oldie Picture Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dig Dug II or Talisman.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 January 1985 ?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
- Burns Night - Burns suppers are held in many parts of the world around this date. (Originated in Scotland)
- Winter-Een-Mas - celebration of videogames and the people that play them. Winter-een-mas lasts for a whole week, which is always the very last week in January, the 25th through the 31st.
- Roman Empire - second day of the Sementivae in honour of Ceres and Terra
- Tina Karol: Ukrainian singer.
- Acie Law IV: American basketball player.
- Danny Woodhead: Football Player.
- Itani : YouTube Star.
- Patrick Willis: American football player.
- Ilias Iliou: Greek politician (Born 1904).
- Black & Blue, premieres in Paris
- Test debut of Wasim Akram, versus New Zealand at Auckland (2-105).
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