Friday February 01, 1985
US date format: 2/1/1985, UK date format: 1/2/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 1, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jodi Gordon and David Ousted.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits.
Fuk sing go jiu, directed by Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Son Of The Morning Star by Evan S. Connell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Fast Forward.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Poly Play or The Bard's Tale.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 01, 1985?
- St. Brigid of Kildare - one of the three patron saints of Ireland, the others being St. Patrick and St. Columcille.
- In Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, the fictional character Willy Wonka gives an unprecedented tour of his chocolate factory on February 1 (year unspecified).
- Blessed Reginald of Sint-Gillis
- The start of LGBT History Month in the United Kingdom.
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- -61 degrees F (-52 degrees C), Maybell, Colorado (state record).
- US female Figure Skating championship won by Tiffany Chin.
- -69 degrees F (-56 degrees C), Peter's Sink, Utah (state record).
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 01, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man
- Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
- Kool & The Gang - Misled
- The Gap Band - Beep A Freak
- Paul Hardcastle - Rain Forest
- Stevie Wonder - Love Light In Flight
- The Temptations - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Diana Ross - Missing You
- Klymaxx - The Men All Pause
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 01If February 01, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 8 months, 24 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 7 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 01, 1985?
On February 01, 1985 several famous people were born including, Jodi Gordon, David Ousted, Rachael Scdoris.
What was the number one song in February 01, 1985?
The number one song in the week of February 01, 1985 was I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner in US and I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner in UK.
What were the top hits on February 01, 1985?
The top hits on February 01, 1985 were I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner, Easy Lover by Philip Bailey, Careless Whisper by Wham! in US and I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner, Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid, Last Christmas / Everything She Wants by Wham! in UK.