Sunday 29 December 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Alexa Ray Joel and Cho Cho Cheng.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie.
In UK Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Enemy Mine, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, 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 Tabu.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Balance of Power or Don't Buy This.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 29 December 1985 ?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
- Alexa Ray Joel: Daughter of Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley.
- Cho Cho Cheng: Chinese American fashion designer.
- Alexa Joel: American noted family and a musician, the daughter of cover girl Christie Brinkley and singer Billy Joel.
- Wang Ji-hye: South Korean actress.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Simple Minds - Alive & Kicking
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Klymaxx - I Miss You
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Small Town
- Mr. Mister - Broken Wings
- Phil Collins - Separate Lives
- The Cars - Tonight She Comes
- Arcadia - Election Day
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