Tuesday 30 April 1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). In that special week of April people in US were listening to We Are The World by USA for Africa.
In UK Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears was in the top 5 hits.
Girls Just Want to Have Fun, directed by Alan Metter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Thinner by Richard Bachman 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 30 April 1985 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
- Mexico - Children's Day.
- The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
- Saint Pope Pius V
- LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
- Saint Eutropius
- Saint Maximus, 3rd century martyr
- Saint Marianus and James, martyrs in Numidia in 259
- Scandinavia - The arrival of spring, Walpurgis Night.
- Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo
- Roman Empire - third day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Blessed Hildegard
- Blessed Radolf of Affligem
- Blessed Rosemonde
- Vietnam - Liberation Day.
- Bealtaine Eve (From either Irish Bealtaine or Scottish Gaelic). Originally a Celtic Druid holiday.
- Saint Suitbert the Younger (d. 807)
- Gal Gadot: Movie Actress.
- Brandon Bass: American basketball player.
- Ashley Dupré: American prostitute and singer.
- Ashley Alexandra Dupre: American singer and call girl.
- George Pravada: Actor (Felscher-Holocaust), dies at 66.
- Last edition of Brink Daily Mail / Sunday Express in South Africa
- Dale Murphy drives in record tying 28th and 29th runs of April.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- USA for Africa - We Are The World
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)
- DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night
- Commodores - Nightshift
- Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- The Power Station - Some Like It Hot
- Animotion - Obsession
- Don Henley - All She Wants To Do Is Dance
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