Thursday 26 September 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Valérie Bègue and M Pokora.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Money For Nothing by Dire Straits.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Come and See, directed by E. Klimov, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Clementine's Enchanted Journey.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Penguin Wars or Peter Pack Rat.
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Which were the important events of 26 September 1985 ?
- Valérie Bègue: French reality television participant and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss France 2008, representing the Réunion island, an overseas department (Département d'Outre-Mer) of France located in the Indian Ocean.
- M Pokora: French singer and dancer of Polish descent.
- Rina Akiyama: Japanese model and actress.
- Lenna Kuurmaa: Estonian singer-songwriter guitarist and actress (Vanilla Ninja).
- Talulah Riley: English actress.
- Svetlana Ivanova: Russian actress
- Tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Libya
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Wham! - Freedom
- Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Madonna - Dress You Up
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
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