Wednesday 31 July 1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Remy Di Gregorio and Alissa White-Gluz.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Shout by Tears For Fears.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Real Genius, directed by Martha Coolidge, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Skeleton Crew by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Beyond 2000.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Déjà Vu or Everyone's A Wally.
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Which were the important events of 31 July 1985 ?
- St. John Columbini
- Republic of the Congo - Upswing of the Revolution
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint Ignatius of Loyola (founder of the Jesuits)
- St. Conrode (son of Leo and Kurt / El Gauchito Gil's former wife)
- St. Helen of Skofde
- La Hae Hawai?i - Hawaiian Flag Day
- Remy Di Gregorio: French cyclist.
- Alissa White-Gluz: Metal Singer.
- Daniel Ciofani: Italian footballer.
- Shannon Curfman: American singer and guitarist.
- Rémy Di Gregorio: French cyclist.
- Eugene Carson Blake: Secretary General World Council of Churches, dies at 78.
- Liberia recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Corey Hart - Never Surrender
- Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love
- Night Ranger - Sentimental Street
- The Power Station - Get It On (Bang A Gong)
- DeBarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
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