Wednesday June 05, 1985

US date format: 6/5/1985, UK date format: 5/6/1985

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 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 Ekaterina Bychkova and Marc Pickering. In that special week of June people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Return to Oz, directed by Walter Murch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985 while The Courage To Change by Dennis Wholey was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching About Time. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ring King or Angel Kids.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1985, at June 05 across the years or at June 1985 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of N�r (Light) - First day of the fifth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Feast of Saint Boniface.
  • Seychelles - Liberation Day.
  • National holiday of Denmark (Constitution Day).
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Movies

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Ran

Ran

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryû

Country: United States of America

The Goonies

The Goonies

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen, Corey Feldman

Country: United States of America

The Return of the Living Dead

The Return of the Living Dead

Directed by: Dan O'Bannon

Starring: Clu Gulager, James Karen, Don Calfa, Thom Mathews

Country: United States of America

Kiss of the Spider Woman

Kiss of the Spider Woman

Directed by: Hector Babenco

Starring: William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sônia Braga, José Lewgoy

Pale Rider

Pale Rider

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Michael Moriarty, Carrie Snodgress, Sydney Penny

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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The Day the Universe Changed

The Day the Universe Changed

Starring: James Burke

Half Nelson

Half Nelson

Directed by: Ryan Fleck

Mussolini and I

Mussolini and I

Directed by: Alberto Negrin

Paying Guest

Paying Guest

Directed by: Subodh Mukherjee

About Time

About Time

Directed by: Richard Curtis

Days to next June 05

If June 05, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 5 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 1 day.
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Books

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The Courage To Change by Dennis Wholey

The Courage To Change

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Stories of celebrities who have battled with alcoholism, collected by the commentator of PBS's "LateNight America," are augmented by advice from alcohol experts

Once Upon A Time by Gloria Vanderbilt

Once Upon A Time

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Once Upon a Time: A True Story, 1985 BCE, by Gloria Vanderbilt. Hardcover with dust jacket, 301 pages, published by Alfred A.

A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein

A Light In The Attic

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Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

The Soong Dynasty by Sterling Seagrave

The Soong Dynasty

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‘Fast paced and jammed with racy details’ – New York Times Book ReviewThe Soong Dynasty is the first full behind-the-scenes account of the extraordinary Soong family whose power and wealth dominated China and American policy towards Asia in the Twentieth …

The Class by Erich Segal

The Class

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From world-renowed author Erich Segal comes a powerful and moving saga of five extraordinary members of the Harvard class of 1958 and the women with whom their lives are intertwined.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Lot Lot

Lot Lot

Platform: Family Computer[1] Arcade MSX NEC PC-8801

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Tokuma Shoten

Ring King

Ring King

Platform: Arcade Nintendo Entertainment System MSX2 Mobile phone

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Woodplace, Inc. Data East Namco

Dragon Buster

Dragon Buster

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, MSX, PC-8801, X68000, Wii and Wii U (Virtual Console), iOS, Android

Genre: Platform game Dungeon crawl Action role-playing game

Publisher: JP/NA Namco; JP Dempa; JP Enix (PC88)

Angel Kids

Angel Kids

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega

Lord of the Rings: Game One

Lord of the Rings: Game One

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, BBC Micro, Dragon 32/64, Apple II, Apple Macintosh, MS-DOS.

Genre: Text adventure

Publisher: Melbourne House

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 05, 1985?

On June 05, 1985 several famous people were born including, Ekaterina Bychkova, Marc Pickering, Jeremy Abbott.

What was the number one song in June 05, 1985?

The number one song in the week of June 05, 1985 was Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears in US and You'll Never Walk Alone by The Crowd in UK.

What were the top hits on June 05, 1985?

The top hits on June 05, 1985 were Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears, Everything She Wants (Remix) by Wham!, Axel F by Harold Faltermeyer in US and You'll Never Walk Alone by The Crowd, Frankie by Sister Sledge, 19 by Paul Hardcastle in UK.


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