Thursday 3 January 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 3, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Laura Zuniga and Nicole Beharie.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits.
The Falcon and the Snowman, directed by John Schlesinger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Back to the Future or Chuckie Egg 2.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 January 1985
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 3 January 1985 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
- Laura Zuniga
- Nicole Beharie: Movie Actress.
- John David Booty American football quarterback: USC.
- Mark Pontius: Drummer.
- Linas Kleiza: Lithuanian basketball player.
- Evan Moore: American football player.
- Lucien Cailliet: Composer, dies at 93.
- Azharuddin scores 110 in first Test innings.
- Israel government confirms resettlement of 10,000 Ethiopian Jews.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
Top #9 songs in the UK
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Band Aid - Do They Know It's Christmas?
- Shakin' Stevens - Merry Christmas Everyone
- Wham! - Last Christmas / Everything She Wants
- Wham! - I'm Your Man
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is
- We All Stand Together - Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus
- See The Day - Dee C Lee
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?