Sunday August 4, 1985
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Leo (see planets position on August 4, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kina Grannis and Crystal Bowersox.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Shout by Tears For Fears.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Year of the Dragon, directed by Michael Cimino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Breaking With Moscow by Arkady N. Shevchenko was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commando or Gradius.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 August 1985 ?
- Ancient Egypt - Jubilation of the Heart of Re
- El Salvador - Transfiguration Bank Holiday
- Cook Islands - Constitution Day (celebrations begin on the last Friday in July and last up to 2 weeks.)
- Burkina Faso - Anniversary of the Revolution
- St. Luanus/Lugid
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Saint John Vianney, the patron saint of priests
- St. Dominic
- Kina Grannis: American musician.
- Crystal Bowersox: American singer-songwriter and actress, who was the runner-up on the ninth season of American Idol in 2010.
- Antonio Valencia: Soccer Player.
- Georgina Haig: Actress.
- Ha Seung-Jin: Korean basketball player.
- Luis Antonio Valencia: Ecuadorean footballer.
- Tanya Fischer: Actress.
- Mark Milligan: Australian footballer.
- Ha Seung-jin: South Korean basketball player.
- Robbie Findley: American soccer player.
- Sonny Bill Williams: Athlete.
- Max Landis: Writer.
- Dreamgirls closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 1522 performances
- Penny Hammel wins LPGA Jamie Farr Toledo Golf Classic
- Rod Carew, is 16th to get 3,000 hits
- White Sox Tom Seaver is 17th to win #300, beating Yankees
- California Angels' Rod Carew gets his 3,000th hit.
- Phil Rizzuto Day, New York Yankees retire uniform number 10.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 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
Top #10 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Debarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
- Cameo - Attack Me With Your Love
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Luther Vandross - It's Over Now
- I Wonder If I Take You Home - Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
- Rick James - Glow
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Patti LaBelle - Stir It Up
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
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?