Sunday 27 October 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
To Live and Die in L.A., directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
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Which were the important events of 27 October 1985 ?
- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
- R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
- St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
- St. Capitolina
- St. Odhran
- St. Elesbaan
- St. Florentius
- St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.
- St. Gaudiosus
- St. Abban of Murnevin
Famous Birthdays:27 October
- 16th NYC Marathon won by Orlando Pizzolato in 2:11:34
- Anthony Carter begins NFL streak of 100+ consecutive game receptions
- Billy Martin is fired by Yankees for 4th time
- Hurricane Juan ravages US Gulf states and east coast, 49 die
- Kansas City Royals beat Saint Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 3 (a score of 11-0 in the final game) in 82nd World Series. Kansas City is the first team World Series history to lose the first two games at home and then come back to win the World Championship.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Glenn Frey - You Belong To The City
- Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
- Sting - Fortress Around Your Heart
- Bruce Springsteen - I'm Goin' Down
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Retro and Vintage gifts
Have a look at retro and vintage objects from 27 October 1985 and get them!
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?