Friday December 06, 1985
US date format: 12/6/1985, UK date format: 6/12/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on December 6, 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 Dulce María and Chutima Durongdej.
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 Ghetto Blaster or G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 06, 1985?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
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- United Kingdom joins US Strategic Defence Initiative project.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 06, 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 06If December 06, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 9 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 11 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?