Wednesday December 04, 1985
US date format: 12/4/1985, UK date format: 4/12/1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 4, 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 Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Andrew Brackman.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Broken Wings by Mr. Mister.
In UK Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
The Color Purple, directed by Steven Spielberg, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while What'S Bred In The Bone by Robertson Davies was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Cutting Room.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror or Ice Climber.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 04, 1985?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
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- Les Miserables opens at Palace Theatre, London
- US President Ronald Reagan appoints Vice Admiral John Poindexter as security adviser.
- French President Francois Mitterrand receives Polish leader Jaruzelski.
- Marcel Boereboom: Belgian musicologist, dies at age 83.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 04, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Isley, Jasper, Isley - Caravan of Love
- Sheila E. - A Love Bizarre
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- New Edition - Count Me Out
- Eugene Wilde - Don't Say No Tonight
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Bernard Wright - Who Do You Love
- The System - This Is For You
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Tramaine - Fall Down (Spirit Of Love)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next December 04If December 04, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 9 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 12 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?