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Saturday 7 December 1985

It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Dean Ambrose and David Kadouch. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Broken Wings by Mr. Mister. In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits. Clue, directed by Jonathan Lynn, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985 while The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Floyd on Fish. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cap'n Magneto or Koronis Rift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?


Directed by: Jonathan Lynn

Starring: Eileen Brennan, Tim Curry, Madeline Kahn

Country: United States

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Out of Africa

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Klaus Maria Brandauer

Country: United States

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Rocky IV

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young

Country: United States

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To Live and Die in L.A.

Directed by: William Friedkin

Starring: William Petersen, Willem Dafoe, John Pankow

Country: United States

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Directed by: Stuart Gordon

Starring: Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Abbott, Barbara Crampton

Country: United States

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Floyd on Fish

Starring: Keith Floyd

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Hard Labeur

Starring: Nora Barten, Roger Bolders, Sjarel Branckaerts, Dirk Celis

Country: Belgium

Yume no Hoshi no Button Nose

Country: Japan


Starring: Anna Murray

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Clementine's Enchanted Journey

Starring: Anick Faris

Country: France

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 7 December 1985 ?

  • United States - Pearl Harbor Day (observance)
  • International Civil Aviation Day
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Ambrose: Memorial
Famous Birthdays:
  • Dean Ambrose: Wrestler.
  • David Kadouch: French pianist, named "Young artist of the year" at the Classical Music Awards (2011).
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Famous Deaths:
  • Robert Graves: British writer, a novelist, poet and critic, essayist, translator and general man of letters.
  • Potter Stewart: 94th US Supreme Court Justice (1958-81), dies in New Hampshire at age 70.
  • 51st Heisman Trophy Award: Bo Jackson, Auburn (RB).
  • US space shuttle Atlantis returns to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly Air Force Base.

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Mammoth Hunters

By: Jean M. Auel

Once again Jean M. Auel opens the door of a time long past to reveal an age of wonder and danger at the dawn of the modern human race.

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Skeleton Crew

By: Stephen King

Who could imagine…?In this brilliant collection of twenty-two stories, Stephen King takes readers down paths that only he could imagine….A supermarket becomes the place where humanity makes its last stand against

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The Cat Who Walks Through Walls

By: Robert A. Heinlein

When a stranger attempting to deliver a cryptic message is shot dead at his table, Dr. Richard Ames is thrown headfirst into danger, intrigue, and other dimensions, where a plot to

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The Secrets Of Harry Bright

By: Joseph Wambaugh

All that lives in the desert around Mineral Springs are lizards, motorcycle gangs and drug addicts. So it is odd to find a corpse in a burned-out Rolls Royce.

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cap'n Magneto

Cap'n Magneto

Platform: Apple Macintosh

Genre: adventure

I'm Sorry

I'm Sorry

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Sega

NFL Challenge

Genre: Sports, American football

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Koronis Rift

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Atari 8-bit family, Tandy Color Computer 3

Genre: Strategy

Publisher: Lucasfilm Games

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Platform: ZX Spectrum, Windows, Mobile

Genre: Board game

Publisher: Games Workshop

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