Friday July 05, 1985
US date format: 7/5/1985, UK date format: 5/7/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 5, 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 François Arnaud (actor) and Yojiro Noda.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Sussudio by Phil Collins.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Come and See, directed by Elem Klimov, 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 Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Marsport or Koronis Rift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 05, 1985?
- Isle of Man: Tynwald Day (1266).
- Venezuela: Independence Day (1811).
- Algeria: Independence Day (1962).
- Cape Verde: Independence Day (1975).
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- Premier Mugabe wins Zimbabwe elections
- Nicholas Mark Sanders of England begins circumnavigation of the globe, covering 13,035 road miles in 78 days, 3 hours, 30 minutes.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 05, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Jesse Johnson's Revue - Can You Help Me
- Marvin Gaye - Sanctified Lady
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Too Many Games
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force - I Wonder If I Take You Home
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 05If July 05, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 2 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 4 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 July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 05, 1985?
On July 05, 1985 several famous people were born including, François Arnaud (actor), Yojiro Noda, Megan Rapinoe.
Which famous people died on July 05, 1985?
Famous people died on July 05, 1985 include, Marion Byron, Gerard Schmook.
What was the number one song in July 05, 1985?
The number one song in the week of July 05, 1985 was Sussudio by Phil Collins in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge in UK.
What were the top hits on July 05, 1985?
The top hits on July 05, 1985 were Sussudio by Phil Collins, A View To A Kill by Duran Duran, Raspberry Beret by Prince in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge, Axel F by Harold Faltermeyer, Crazy For You by Madonna in UK.