Wednesday 30 October 1985
It was Wednesday, 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 30 October 1985 ?
- St. Macarius
- Also see October 30 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Zenobius & Zenobia
- St. Theonestus
- St. Talacrian
- St. Serapion
- USA - Mischief Night in some areas (known as Devil's Night in Detroit)
- St. Saturninus
- St. Marcel
- Bl. John Slade
- St. Herbert
- St. Dorothy of Montau
- St. Artemas
- St. Arilda
- St. Alfonso Rodrfguez
- Calendar of Saints - October 30th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: Bl. Angelus of Acri
- St. Maximus
- Kirby Grant Hoon Jr: of Butte, Montana, actor (Sky King), dies in an auto accident at age 74.
- 22nd Space Shuttle Mission (61-A) - Challenger 9-launched
- Space Shuttle Challenger lifts off for mission STS-61-A, its final successful mission.
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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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