Thursday December 5, 1985
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 5, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Frankie Muniz and André-Pierre Gignac.
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 Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Cutting Room.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dragon Skulle or Doomdark's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 December 1985
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Which were the important events of 5 December 1985 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
- Frankie Muniz: TV Actor.
- André-Pierre Gignac: French professional football/soccer player, known personally by teammates and friends as simply Dédé.
- Josh Smith: American basketball player.
- Adam Anderson
- Nico Verdonck: Belgian race car driver.
- Dow Jones Industrial Average rises above the 1500 level for first time.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Caravan of Love - Isley, Jasper, Isley
- 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)
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?