Monday 28 October 1985
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder.
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..
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Which were the important events of 28 October 1985 ?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
- Also see October 28 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Salvius
- St. Abraham
- R.C. Saints - October 28th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Saint Jude (a.k.a Saint Thaddaeus or "of James")
- St. Eadsin
- St. Simon the Zealot (erroneously a.k.a. "the Canaanite")
- St. John Dat
- St. Anglinus
- St. Ferrutius
- St. Fidelis of Como
- Saint Godwin
- St. Honoratus of Vercelli
- Tyrone Barnett: English footballer.
- Troian Bellisario: American actress and singer, best known for playing Spencer Hastings in the ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars.
- Ravi Ratnayeke takes 8-83 for Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan
- Sandinista Daniel Ortega becomes president of Nicaragua and vows to continue the transformation to socialism and alliance with the Soviet Union and Cuba; American policy continues to support the Contras in their revolt against the Nicaraguan government.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starship - We Built This City
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Glenn Frey - You Belong To The City
- Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels
- Sting - Fortress Around Your Heart
- ABC - Be Near Me
- Loverboy - Lovin' Every Minute Of It
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